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With the light : raising an autistic child

With the light : raising an autistic child

Author: 戶部けいこ. ; Keiko Tobe; Satsuki Yamashita; Alexis Eckerman; EunKyung Kim
Publisher: New York : Yen Press, 2007-2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
"Born during the sunrise - an auspicious beginning - the Azumas' newborn son is named Hikaru, which means "light." But during one play date, his mother notices that her son is slightly different from the other children. In this alternately heartwarming and bittersweet tale, a young mother tries to cope with both the overwhelming discovery of her child's autism and the trials of raising him while keeping her family  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Translations into English
Bandes dessinées
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Tobe, Keiko.
With the light.
New York : Yen Press, 2007-2011
(DLC) 2007299825
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: 戶部けいこ. ; Keiko Tobe; Satsuki Yamashita; Alexis Eckerman; EunKyung Kim
OCLC Number: 894933741
Language Note: Translated from the Japanese.
Notes: Original Japanese manga edition in 15 v. published Tokyo: Akita Shoten, 2001-2010.
Each volume contains "Reading tips," "Cultural notes," "Translation notes," and "Reader's note." Vol. 2 includes "Tagalog."
"With the light: Raising an autistic child was originally created and published in Japanese which reads right-to-left as opposed to left-to-right as one finds in English. For the purposes of maintaining the integrity of the art and story flow of the book, that right-to-left orientation is reflected in this English language edition of With the light, giving the impression that the book reads back to front."--V. 1, p. 3
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2014. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (volumes 1-8) : chiefly illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: v. 1. (v. 1-2 of Japanese ed.). Birth/infancy --
Preschool year --
Early elementary years --
With Dada / Dada's mother, Ayako Okuhira --
Nobu's world / Reiko Maruoka. v. 2. (v. 3-4 of Japanese ed.). Later elementary years (episodes 1-12) --
Living in my town, being myself ... and that's how I (Tetsuyuki Akashi) became a public employee / Tetsuyuki Akashi's mother, Yoko Akashi --
About the "Convention of the rights of children" --
Guided by the children / Kiyokazu Nagae, special education teacher. v. 3 (v. 5-6 of Japanese ed.). Later elementary years (episodes 13-24) --
What is autism? / Tokio Uchiyama --
My "With the light" / Mariko Abe --
My son is a senior in college / Masako Suzuki. v. 4 (v. 7-8 of Japanese ed.). Later elementary years (episodes 25-36) --
The future of autistic children becoming adults / Toshikazu Shiga --
Autistic people will work ~in our case~ / Hiroaki Matsui --
Act to support persons with developmental disabilities. v. 5 (v. 9-10 of Japanese ed.). Later elementary years (episodes 37-45) --
Pre-junior high --
For our friends who have developmental disabilities --
Japan's transportation policies for the elderly and the disabled --
When I grow up, I'll become a cheerful working adult / Kazumi Sato. v. 6 (v. 11-12 of the Japanese ed.). Junior high years (episodes 1-12) --
Having a younger brother with autism: from the perspective of an older sister --
As the grandmother of a developmentally handicapped child. v. 7 (v. 13-14 of the Japanese ed.). Junior high years (episodes 13-24) --
Characteristics of puberty and how to deal / Tokio Uchiyama --
Medical care for those with developmental disabilities / Shigeru Oya. v. 8 : Final (v. 15 of the Japanese ed.). Junior high years (episodes 25-30) --
Bonus chapters : Thank you, sensei ; Spring sunshine ; Bonus --
Persons with developmental disabilities who are caught up in a chain of misfortunes / Akira Komori.
Other Titles: Hikari to tomo ni.
Responsibility: Keiko Tobe ; English translation, Satsuki Yamashita ; lettering, Alexis Eckerman ; logo design, EunKyung Kim.


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