Fall 2023

My Friend Julia

A Sesame Street ® Book about Autism

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 2
  • Reading Level: Kindergarten

Meet Julia! Julia is an autistic girl who loves art and her family. Join Elmo, Abby, and the rest of the Sesame Street crew as they introduce Julia and all the things that make her special.

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Interest Level Preschool - Grade 2
Reading Level Kindergarten
Genre Social Studies
Category 5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction, Diverse Books: Celebrating Differences , Diverse Books: Mental Health & Neurodiversity, Diverse Books: #OwnVoices, Diversity, SEL: C Social Awareness, SEL: D Relationship Skills, Social Emotional Learning
Copyright 2024
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Sesame Street ®
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2023-09-05
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF072000, JNF053060
Dewey 618.92/85882
Dimensions 9 x 9
Guided Reading Level K
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Introductory note, and Table of contents

Author: Jennifer Cook

Jennifer Cook is the author of eight books, the "autism expert" on Netflix's "Love On the Spectrum," and an award-winning international speaker. She has advised at the White House and National Institutes of Health, and sits on the Autism Society of America’s Council of Autistic Advisors. She and her family reside near Charlotte, North Carolina.

My Friend Julia: An Interview with Author Jennifer Cook

Everyone experiences the world a little differently! In the new book My Friend Julia: A Sesame Street ® Book about Autism young readers meet a very special friend named Julia. Julia is an autistic girl who loves art, building, and starfish hugs. Being autistic means she thinks and plays… View →