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The Reason I Jump
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Naoki Higashida
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-24 - Publisher: Sceptre

Written by Naoki Higashida when he was only thirteen, this remarkable book provides a rare insight into the often baffling behaviour of autistic children. Using a question and answer format, Naoki explains things like why he talks loudly or repeats the same questions, what causes him to have panic attacks,
The Reason I Jump
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Naoki Higashida
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-22 - Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks

“One of the most remarkable books I’ve ever read. It’s truly moving, eye-opening, incredibly vivid.”—Jon Stewart, The Daily Show NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NPR • The Wall Street Journal • Bloomberg Business • Bookish FINALIST FOR THE BOOKS FOR A BETTER LIFE FIRST BOOK
The Reason I Jump: one boy's voice from the silence of autism
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Naoki Higashida
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-01 - Publisher: Hachette UK

The No. 1 Sunday Times and internationally bestselling account of life as a child with autism, now a documentary film Winner of Best Documentary and Best Sound in the British Independent Film Awards 2021. 'It will stretch your vision of what it is to be human' Andrew Solomon, The Times
Fall Down Seven Times, Get Up Eight
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Naoki Higashida
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-11 - Publisher: Hachette UK

The Sunday Times bestseller Naoki Higashida met international success with THE REASON I JUMP, a revelatory account of life as a thirteen-year-old with non-verbal autism. Now he offers an equally illuminating insight into autism from his perspective as a young adult. In concise, engaging pieces, he shares his thoughts and
Representing Religion in Film
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Tenzan Eaghll, Rebekka King
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-06-30 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This is the first full-length exploration of the relationship between religion, film, and ideology. It shows how religion is imagined, constructed, and interpreted in film and film criticism. The films analyzed include The Last Jedi, Terminator, Cloud Atlas, Darjeeling Limited, Hellboy, The Revenant, Religulous, and The Secret of my Success.