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Dear Gabriel
 
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Halfdan W. Freihow
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Dear Gabriel

3.79  ·  Rating Details ·  47 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
A father, trying to understand both his autistic son and himself, pens a truthful and heartfelt memoir encompassing their conversations, adventures, struggles, and achievements.

With great love and profound wonder, Halfdan W. Freihow describes his complex relationship with his youngest son, Gabriel, who was diagnosed with autism at the age of three. Though their relationshi
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Hardcover, 192 pages
Published January 1st 2007 by House of Anansi Pr (first published January 1st 2004)
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Lillemy_bok
May 16, 2016 Lillemy_bok rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Denne boken satte spor. Gode spor. En liten bok med store ord. En fars bok til sinn autistiske sønn. Hvordan det er å være forelder til et annerledes barn. Rett og slett nydelig!
Ester
Aug 03, 2016 Ester rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
En vakker og sår bok om en far og hans autistiske sønn, Gabriel. Denne fikk meg både til å le og til å gråte, og jeg gråter omtrent aldri. Synes at denne får så godt frem at Gabriel er så mye mer enn "en gutt med autisme", han husker ting som vi andre ikke husker og opplever ting på et helt annet plan enn vi andre, på både godt og vondt. Beskrivelsene rundt det å være foreldre til et barn med autisme er også veldig såre og ærlige. Det eneste jeg sliter litt med er at den mangler noe orden og str ...more
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