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The Resource Waiting for Hugo, Amanda Niland, Claire Richards

Waiting for Hugo, Amanda Niland, Claire Richards

Label
Waiting for Hugo
Title
Waiting for Hugo
Statement of responsibility
Amanda Niland, Claire Richards
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Waiting for Hugo by Amanda Niland is a book that explores notions of diversity and difference through a story suitable for 3 to 7 year olds. The central character is a young boy who has an obsessive interest which dominates his life and that of his family. This is a trait often present in children who have an Autism Spectrum Disorder. The story is narrated by Hugo's older sibling, who grapples with acceptance of her brother's eccentricity. Hugo's obsession and consequent skill with numbers brings rewards for him and his sister, so that the story ends positively, celebrating Hugo's unique abilities
Cataloging source
ANL
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Niland, Amanda
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For primary school age
Literary form
fiction
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1983-
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Richards, Claire
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  • Brothers and sisters
  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Autism
  • Children with autism spectrum disorders
Target audience
preschool
Label
Waiting for Hugo, Amanda Niland, Claire Richards
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type code
  • sti
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000050625606
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
29 pages
Isbn
9781922081216
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)830325148
Label
Waiting for Hugo, Amanda Niland, Claire Richards
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type code
  • sti
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000050625606
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
29 pages
Isbn
9781922081216
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)830325148

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