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Understanding Autism in Adults and Aging Adults by Theresa M. Regan

May 15, 2017

Quite a book. Clarifying and understanding autism on all levels, Dr Regan explains everything. Description: Autism is a childhood condition … right? Not right. Children with autism grow into adults with autism. The great strides we have made in understanding childhood autistic behaviors and interventions have lagged dramatically behind the needs of aging autistics. What of the young adult trying to build relationships? What of the middle-aged autistic adult who has been misdiagnosed with bipolar disorder and lacks an effective treatment…

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Sympathy for the Devil by William Shaw

May 6, 2017

In the fourth Breen & Tozer, William Shaw marries a gripping police procedural with an espionage plot to bring the series to a stunning and moving climax.   Plot: SUMMER OF LOVE She made a profit from her youth. She’s not beautiful anymore – but she will be young forever. Called away from his pregnant girlfriend, Detective Sergeant Cathal Breen knows the sight of the murdered prostitute will be with him all his life. But this is what he does:…

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M – Maxwell Knight, MI5’s Greatest Spymaster by Henry Hemming

May 4, 2017

Matt Charman, Oscar-nominated screenwriter of Stephen Spielberg’s Bridge of Spies, and Mammoth Screen, makers of Poldark and Victoria, are producing a big budget TV series based on M. “I raced through Henry Hemming’s book, constantly having to remind myself that it wasn’t a work of fiction. It really has everything you’d want from a great espionage story: incredible agents risking their lives; the highest possible stakes, with the safety of the world hanging in the balance; and at its heart…

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The Night Visitor by Lucy Atkins

May 3, 2017

Want Fame? Can you Handle it? Plot: How far would you go to save your reputation? The stunning new noir thriller from the author of the bestselling The Missing One and The Other Child. Perfect for fans of I Let You Go and The Ice Twins.Professor Olivia Sweetman has worked hard to achieve the life she loves, with a high-flying career as a TV presenter and historian, three children and a talented husband. But as she stands before a crowd…

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Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

May 2, 2017

The new tv show sensation starring Lies again (PTLLS fan here). Either if you’ve seen or not the tv show (like me), the book was great! Now I need to see the tv show. Plot: Jane hasn’t lived anywhere for longer than six months since her son was born five years ago. She keeps moving in an attempt to escape her past. Now the idyllic coastal town of Pirriwee has pulled her to its shores and Jane feels as if…

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