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NPR News: In ‘Shtum,’ A Portrait Of Autism Drawn From Real Life

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In ‘Shtum,’ A Portrait Of Autism Drawn From Real Life
Jem Lester’s debut novel follows three generations of men who can’t communicate — a grandfather, a father and a profoundly autistic little boy. Lester says he modeled the boy on his own son.

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