From the co-writers of X-Men: First Class and Thor comes a novel about a boy with Asperger’s. Colin’s point of view is well-written, and the story flows smoothly. Fascinating and cute.
Colin carries around a set of cheat sheets, with pictures of facial expressions and their associated emotions, to help him navigate social interaction. Colin has Asperger’s syndrome. He also has a sharp memory and a talent for solving mysteries. When there’s a shooting at his new high school, Colin uses his unique skills to find the truth. (RAZORBILL, Nov., 226 pp., $17.99, ISBN: 9781595145789, 12 & up)