A Day with No Words

By Tiffany Hammond, Illustrated by Kate Cosgrove ( Wheat Penny Press – 2023 )

This colorful and engaging picture book shares what life can look like for families who use nonverbal comunication, utilizing tools to embrace their unique method of “speaking”. The story highlights the bond between mother and child and lollows them on a day where they use a tablet to communicate with others, and it successfully normalizes communication methods outside of verbai speech and provides representation of neurodiversity and autism in a way that affirms and celebrates. >>> The author is an autistic mother of two autistic sons. In the last pages, found the author’s note.