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Wonderfully Wired Brains

Wonderfully Wired Brains is brand new book written by loud, proud advocate for neurodiversity inclusion and neurodivergent author, Louise Gooding.

The book is a fantastic guidebook for parents and educators on how to better understand and support neurodiverse children by challenging misconceptions and bringing to life how neurodivergent brains work a little differently .The author, Louise Gooding, is an expert in the field of neurodiversity and draws on her personal and professional experience to provide practical advice and insights.

The book covers a wide range of topics, including ADHD, autism, dyslexia, and giftedness, and provides strategies for helping children thrive in their unique ways. Combining neurodiverse experiences with science, history, extraordinary facts, accessible text and wonderfully colourful illustrations by Ruth Burrows, this is an informative and inclusive guide to the brain and neurodiversity, which inspires and informs all children, whether they have a neurodivergent experience or not.

It is common for neurodivergent people to feel as though they don’t fit in, but all humans are different and everyone’s extraordinary neurodiversity should be embraced. Gooding writes this book n a clear and accessible way to highlight the incredible abilities that neurodiverse people have, and introduces the reader to advocates who are challenging neurodiversity stereotypes from British gymnastic champion Evie Meg Field, to artist Stephen Wiltshire. Most importantly it gives them a safe space to feel accepted and appreciated.

Wonderfully Wired Brains by Louise Gooding, and illustrated by Ruth Burrows is published by DK on 4 May, priced £12.99. For more information and to purchase, visit DK Books