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The Resource A slant of sun : one child's courage, Beth Kephart

A slant of sun : one child's courage, Beth Kephart

Label
A slant of sun : one child's courage
Title
A slant of sun
Title remainder
one child's courage
Statement of responsibility
Beth Kephart
Title variation
slant of sun
Title variation remainder
one childs courage
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author tells the story of her relationship with her son and their struggles to help him overcome the difficulties he experienced as a victim of pervasive developmental disorder
Summary
The author shares her experiences of loving a child with special needs in an account that describes life with an autistic child, her and her husband's quest to help their son, and his struggle to become a part of the world
Tone
Writing style
Awards note
National Book Award Finalist for Nonfiction, 1998.
Biography type
individual biography
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213937
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kephart, Beth
Dewey number
  • 618.85/88/0092
  • 616.85/88/0092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Developmentally disabled children
  • Developmentally disabled children
  • Parents of exceptional children
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Developmentally disabled children
  • Developmentally disabled children
  • Parents of exceptional children
Target audience
adult
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one child's courage
Label
A slant of sun : one child's courage, Beth Kephart
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • One Sudden, Quiet Knowing
  • Working It Out
  • Houseguest
  • Waiting For The Red Baron
  • Afternoon Concert, Minor Keys
  • Competing Wisdoms
  • Child's Play
  • Moving On
  • The Farmer In The Dell
  • Wings
  • Dancing
  • Reaching For My Son
  • Hat Tricks
  • Hard Knocks
  • Where Silence Starts
  • Diagnosis
  • Aftermath
  • Looking For Help
Control code
ocm37981067
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780393340983
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
97046973
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)37981067
Label
A slant of sun : one child's courage, Beth Kephart
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • One Sudden, Quiet Knowing
  • Working It Out
  • Houseguest
  • Waiting For The Red Baron
  • Afternoon Concert, Minor Keys
  • Competing Wisdoms
  • Child's Play
  • Moving On
  • The Farmer In The Dell
  • Wings
  • Dancing
  • Reaching For My Son
  • Hat Tricks
  • Hard Knocks
  • Where Silence Starts
  • Diagnosis
  • Aftermath
  • Looking For Help
Control code
ocm37981067
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780393340983
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
97046973
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)37981067

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