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Book Club: The Reason I Jump by Naoki Higashida

Posted 3/28/2014 by UHBlog

Why do you ask the same questions over and over? Why don't you make eye contact when you’re talking? Why are your facial expressions so limited? These are some of the questions Japanese teenager Naoki Higashida answers in his honest and graceful memoir. Structured in short vignettes responding to 58 of the most common questions he is asked, Higashida’s book offers a rare glimpse into the autistic mind. As a child with autism, Higashida finds it extraordinarily difficult to socialize...

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Announcing Our First Book Club Pick: The Reason I Jump by Naoki Higashida

Posted 2/21/2014 by UHBlog

Calling all bookworms and curious learners: Welcome to the new University Hospitals Book Club. Each month, we will feature a recently released book about health or wellness, and the following month we will post comments and questions for our fellow readers. Our first selection is The Reason I Jump by Naoki Higashida. As the publisher writes, “You’ve never read a book like The Reason I Jump.” This memoir tells the story of Higashida, a smart 13-year-old boy with autism who atte...

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