At the time I'm writing this (2/00), I have titles for between 600 and 700 books specifically dedicated to Autism and I seldom add a book to the list because the vast majority of times that I see a reference or citation to a book, it is already in the list.
If you read this online, the ISBN numbers are links to which might offer the book for sale.Autism: A Social Skills Approach for Children and Adolescents (Winslow, 1998). [autism,parent,intro] The handbook of autism: a guide for parents and professionals, revised and updated 2nd edition (Routledge, 1999). ISBN: 041514602X (paperback, 256 pages); ISBN: 0415146011 (hardcover). [autism,music] Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders DSM-IV-TR, 4th edition (American Psychiatric Association, 2000). ISBN: 0890420246 (hardcover, 943 pages); ISBN: 0890420254 (paperback, 943 pages, American Psychiatric Association, 2000).ISBN: 0863882021 (paperback, 104 pages); ISBN: 0863883192 (paperback, Speechmark Publishing, 2001). ISBN: 0415160359 (paperback, 264 pages); ISBN: 0415160340 (hardcover, 264 pages); ISBN: 0203190793 . [autism,proceedings] Music therapy for the autistic child, 2nd ed (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991). [autism,medical,reference] DSM IV: Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (4th edition) (Washington: American Psychiatric Press, 1987).[autism,social,treatment] The Handbook of Autism: a Guide for Parents and Professionals (London: Travistock/Routledge, 1991). This book is not about autism but is an important reference in psychological practice. [autism,disability,bibliography] Tales from the Table: Five Accounts of Lovaas Intervention With Children on the Autistic Spectrum (Jessica Kingsley Pub, forthcoming). Our Journey Through High Functioning Autism and Asperger Syndrome: A Roadmap (Jessica Kingsley Pub, 2001).Note that there have been numerous changes since DSM III which affect the diagnoses of Autism and related disorders. ISBN: 0890420629 (paperback, 886 pages, June 1994); ISBN: 0890420610 (hardcover, 886 pages, July 1994). ISBN: 1843103060 (paperback, 160 pages, due 5/15/2006). Forewords by Tony Attwood and Liane Holliday Willey. [autism,aspergers,account] Voices from the Spectrum: Parents, Grandparents, Siblings, People With Autism, And Professionals Share Their Wisdom (Jessica Kingsley Pub, forthcoming).-- John Wobus, 2/27/00 (Bibliography data below last revised 02/01/09 To assist you in finding a book on a particular subject, each entry has a label with one or more keywords listed as: [keyword,keyword,...].Note that the labeling is in no sense complete, e.g.I welcome any additions or corrections you can contribute and thank everyone who has already sent me contributions, in particular one correspondent who has made numerous contributions but wishes to remain anonymous.I'm trying to include every book title I can lay my hands on.Note that there are some books which I thought might be about autism but was not certain: they do carry this label, but have a comment to the effect that I'm not sure. Paperback, 155 pages, also saw publisher listed as Imaginart. [autism,psychoanalysis] Autism And Personality; Findings From The Tavistock Autism Workshop (Routledge, 1999).Also: the fiction books listed because they have an autistic or autistic-like character are also labelled autism. ISBN: 0415055660 (paperback, 144 pages, Routledge, 1991); ISBN: 0415055652 (hardcover, 140 pages, Tavistock, 1992). : Creative Ideas During the School Years (Adams Publications, 1995). Contains practical suggestions for teaching children with autism contributed by teachers and parents. Live company: psychoanalytic psychotherapy with autistic, borderline, deprived, and abused children (London: Tavistock/Routledge, 1992). Subjects include: Autism, psychoanalysis, schizophrenia in children and abused children. I've also seen the title as Autistic Child As a Person.