Temple Grandin

Temple Grandin: How the Girl Who Loved Cows Embraced Autism and Changed the World

Montgomery, Sy

Dr. Temple Grandin is a professor of animal science at Colorado State University. Her doctor recommended she be institutionalized as a child due to her autism, but she went to college and revolutionized the way farmers treat livestock. 

Grades 5-7

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