Tomas Loves . . . A
rhyming book about fun, friendship – and autismis a clever and fun book about a boy
named Tomas, who happens to have autism. Tomas is unique.In the story we learn his hands might start
flapping if he gets upset, and that he hates loud, sudden noise.He may say the same words over and over. But
through the use of beautiful rhymes and illustrations, we also learn about the
many things all children love, including Tomas. What child does not love
trains, trampolines, horse rides, and dogs?
This book will appeal to
all preschoolers. Reading about Tomas with your child will illustrate and
confirm that children with autism are children first.Children who love fun and friendship, just
If you are interested in
reading and learning about other disabilities with your child, try this
eye-opening picture book about children with limb and extremity disabilities, Imagine. . . Amazing Me!
Early Literacy Outreach Staff