The Chicken Who Saved Us: The Remarkable Story Of Andrew And Frightful by Kristin Jarvis AdamsThe Chicken Who Saved Us: The Remarkable Story Of Andrew And Frightful by Kristin Jarvis Adams

The Chicken Who Saved Us: The Remarkable Story Of Andrew And Frightful

byKristin Jarvis Adams

Paperback | April 14, 2017

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The true story of an autistic boy with a body under siege by mysterious illness, and the chicken who saved his life.Heartbreakingly beautiful - the gift of the human animal bond." - Temple Grandin, Author, researcher, consultant and world-renowned autism spokespersonEight-year-old Andrew was autistic and bilingual. He spoke English - and Chicken. But the day he told his pet chicken Frightful that his body was trying to kill him, Andrew's family and an entire medical community were launched into a decade-long quest for answers. This honest memoir of fierce and faithful parenting takes readers on a heartfelt journey through chronic illness and Asperger's syndrome to discover the healing bond between a boy and his chicken. Navigating the complex landscape of modern medicine and genetics, through a rare diagnosis of Trisomy 8 Mosaicism and an experimental bone marrow transplant, readers venture to places where chickens talk, superheroes come alive, and a boy on the brink of death finds the courage to survive. "
Kristin Adams is a public speaker and advocate for children with special needs, helping to bridge the gap between the outside world and the inner world of autism. Her speaking engagements have included: Seattle Festival of Trees Gala, a benefit for Seattle Children's Hospital and The Autism Clinic, Rotary, Community Bible Study and loc...
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Title:The Chicken Who Saved Us: The Remarkable Story Of Andrew And FrightfulFormat:PaperbackDimensions:290 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.86 inPublished:April 14, 2017Publisher:Behler Publications, LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1941887007

ISBN - 13:9781941887004

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