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John Elder Robison's Reviews

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Apr.06.2009
Published by Satellite Magazine, Auckland, New Zealand
Author: John Elder Robison Rating: 7 out of 10 Reviewer: Ying-yue Zhao Ever wondered what the world looked like to other people? I think all of us have gone through rough times...
My US hardcover, with the NYT bestseller logo added as of the 7th printing
Sep.25.2007
Published by Boston Globe
Look at him now Boston Globe Sept 25 2007 At peace with Asperger's and his troubled youth, Augusten Burroughs's older brother tells his own story in a straightforward memoir By...
My US hardcover, with the NYT bestseller logo added as of the 7th printing
Published by New York Times
By most standards, John Elder Robison has led an interesting life. He created smoking guitars and other special effects for the rock band Kiss, worked on video games for a toy...
My US hardcover, with the NYT bestseller logo added as of the 7th printing
Jul.07.2008
Published by Psychology Today
Since learning about Asperger's, I have read just about every personal account I can find with regard to Asperger's. While I found all of them interesting, I can't think of one...
My US hardcover, with the NYT bestseller logo added as of the 7th printing
Sep.10.2007
Published by People Magazine, "Did He Do it" double issue
"Deeply felt and often darkly funny, Look Me in the Eye is a delight."-PEOPLE magazine, Critics Choice, 4 Stars
My US hardcover, with the NYT bestseller logo added as of the 7th printing
Published by Booklist magazine
*Starred Review* If one looked at only Robison's impish sense of humor (he once ordered a blow-up sex doll to be delivered to his junior-high-school teacher—at school), or his...
My US hardcover, with the NYT bestseller logo added as of the 7th printing
Published by Publishers Weekly online and print
Starred Review. Robison's thoughtful and thoroughly memorable account of living with Asperger's syndrome is assured of media attention (and sales) due in part to his brother...