The Gold of the Sunbeams: And Other Stories by Tito Rajarshi MukhopadhyayThe Gold of the Sunbeams: And Other Stories by Tito Rajarshi Mukhopadhyay

The Gold of the Sunbeams: And Other Stories

byTito Rajarshi Mukhopadhyay

Paperback | November 1, 2011

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Diagnosed as severely autistic at the age of three, Tito, nearly nonverbal, was brought up by his loving moth-er Soma, who taught him to read English and challenged him to write his own stories. The initial result was The Mind Tree, published in 2003, which Tito wrote between the ages of eight and eleven. The Gold of the Sunbeams is an equally impressive, beautiful collection of stories, each prefaced by a charming note from Tito explaining how the story came into being. Above all, this is the work of a true poet.

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Tito Rajarshi Mukhopadhyay was diagnosed in early childhood with severe or low functioning non-verbal autism. He communicates primarily through writing and has learned to develop his reading, writing, and thinking abilities. The national organization Autism Speaks sponsored Tito and his mother, Soma, to come to the United States so he ...

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Title:The Gold of the Sunbeams: And Other StoriesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 7.5 × 5.5 × 5.6 inPublished:November 1, 2011Publisher:ArcadeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1611452538

ISBN - 13:9781611452532

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