Following Ezra by Tom Fields-Meyer
This is the true story of a boy who was diagnosed with Autism at a young age, and his father who loved and cared for him despite his differences. It is a tale filled with humor, sadness, and triumph; a celebration of Ezra as he grows up.
When his son Ezra was first diagnosed with autism, Tom Fields-Meyer resolved to love him for who he was instead of mourning the son he couldn’t be. This memoir follows father and son from early childhood to adulthood, filled with laughs, tears, and love every step of the way. It is a celebration of Ezra’s unique ways of thinking and interacting with the world around him from the perspective of the loving father who raised him.