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S., was thought to be at least four times more common in boys than in girls.
” Lowell, seven, received an autism diagnosis much earlier, at 16 months.
Newer research suggests that both these ideas may be wrong.
Many girls may, like Frances, be diagnosed late because autism can have different symptoms in females.
“I also get a bit worried when people say, ‘I’ve got Asperger’s, my family have never understood me but I gave them your book and it opened a window’.
“I want to say, ‘I wish the people in your life had been able to make the leap of imagination to understand your world without having to go into a bookshop and buy a book’.” The book is being made into a film by David Heyman and Steve Kloves, the producer and screenwriter behind the Harry Potter franchise.