• Understanding Autism from the Inside

    “Academics came easily to me. The rest of life—not so much.”

Twirling Naked…Free on Kindle for the next 3 days!

In honor of Autism Awareness month, and my oldest son’s 17th Birthday, I am giving away Kindle copies of Twirling Naked in the Streets and No One Noticed for FREE for the next three days (April 7-9th).  Follow the link or click the picture to go to the Amazon page, …

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Autism Awareness is About Telling Our Stories…

“On December 26th, 1990 Marguerite Elisofon gave birth to premature twins: Samantha and Matthew. Marguerite and her husband soon noticed their daughter lagged behind her brother in ways that scared them. Samantha, they learned, was on the autistic spectrum. Most “experts” weren’t optimistic about her chances for leading a normal …

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INTERVIEW AND BOOK GIVEAWAY! Marguerite Elisofon, Author of My Picture Perfect Family, has graciously agreed to an interview, and will be giving away autographed copies of her book to some of our lucky readers.  Just comment below to enter to win. ! I am excited about her book release today, …

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Autism Books: Not enough time to read? Listen to the Audio Book!

IF YOU ARE NEW TO AUDIBLE.COM (AUDIO BOOKS), YOU MAY BE ABLE TO DOWNLOAD TWIRLING FOR FREE! I told you April has been a busy month. One of the many things going on this month was the release of Twirling on Audio book! I’m very excited about the audio edition. It …

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Autism Awareness Book: 75% off Kindle Edition of Twirling Naked in the Streets

ATTENTION KINDLE READERS! (U.S.) April is winding down. It’s been a long and crazy month especially with the boys home for spring break last week.  Early this month, we ran a sale on Amazon UK, but I promised that before the month was over, I would offer the same promotional sale …

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April and Autism Awareness: Take the Aspie Quiz & Win a Prize

Many people ask me if there are any tests for autism or Asperger’s Syndrome. There is not any one test that can diagnose autism. Diagnosis is a long and complicated process done by doctor’s, psychiatrists, or school psychologists who specialize in Autism.  I cannot stress enough that if you are …

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Amazon Book Sale for UK Readers! 60% off April 3-9, 2014 Twirling on Sale!

ATTENTION UK READERS! April is Autism Awareness Month AND the my one year publishing anniversary (April 11th), so I will be running discounts, promotions, and giveaways throughout the entire month!  The first one, however, is for all my UK readers! I know that you all don’t get as many promos …

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How did I discover I had Asperger’s?

A few weeks ago (or has it been longer–time gets away from me often) I told you that I was going to be interviewed on Twitter via a Tweetchat (first time using a Tweet Chat).    The interview is highlighted on Medivizor, which was voted one of the Top 10 Health …

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So Many People are Touched by Autism

I owe you all many blog posts about our weekend in Miami at the Reader’s Favorites awards—interesting little tid bits that I learned along the way. I met many wonderful people, and incredible authors.  I know I have said this before, but EVERYWHERE I GO, I MEET SOMEONE WHO HAS …

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  • Enter to Win: Dec. 30-Jan 7, 2016

    Goodreads Book Giveaway

    Twirling Naked in the Streets and No One Noticed by Jeannie Davide-Rivera

    Twirling Naked in the Streets and No One Noticed

    by Jeannie Davide-Rivera

    Giveaway ends January 07, 2016.

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