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The horse boy : a father's quest to heal his son / Rupert Isaacson.

Isaacson, Rupert (Author).

Available copies

  • 8 of 8 copies available at Sage Library System.

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0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Summary:

When his son Rowan was diagnosed with autism, Rupert Isaacson was devastated, afraid he might never be able to communicate with his child. But when Isaacson, a lifelong horseman, rode their neighbor's horse with Rowan, Rowan improved immeasurably. He was struck with a idea: why not take Rowan to Mongolia, the one place in the world where horses and shamanic healing intersected?
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Arlington Public Library 618.92 ISA (Text) 37812000108097 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 05/06/2009 Available -
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande 618.92/I44 (Text) 35178001172355 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 04/07/2009 Available -
Hermiston Public Library 618.92 ISA (Text) 37838000797381 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 05/13/2009 Available -
Joseph Public Library 618.9 ISS (Text) 30002000172122 Adult Nonfiction Book None 04/27/2009 Available -
Lake County Main Library - Lakeview 618.92 ISA (Text) 37620000629735 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 04/18/2009 Available -
Nyssa Public Library 618.928982 ISA (Text) 36660000464015 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 05/02/2015 Available -
Ontario Community Library 618.92 ISAAC (Text) 33330001298274 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 05/26/2009 Available -
Pendleton Public Library 618.92 Is1 (Text) 37801000218907 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 04/29/2009 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316008235
  • ISBN: 0316008230
  • Physical Description: x, 357 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations, map ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., [2009]

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Summary, etc.:
When his son Rowan was diagnosed with autism, Rupert Isaacson was devastated, afraid he might never be able to communicate with his child. But when Isaacson, a lifelong horseman, rode their neighbor's horse with Rowan, Rowan improved immeasurably. He was struck with a idea: why not take Rowan to Mongolia, the one place in the world where horses and shamanic healing intersected?
Subject: Isaacson, Rowan
Isaacson, Rupert
Autistic children > United States > Biography
Parents of autistic children > United States > Biography.
Autism in children > Treatment > Case studies.
Horses > Therapeutic use > Case studies.
Human-animal relationships > Case studies.
Autistic children > Family relationships > Case studies.
Fathers and sons > Case studies.
Austin (Tex.) > Biography.

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