This book is a nonfiction, biographical narrative compilation. Throughout the pages you will meet nine different women. All are mothers of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and other special needs. You will get a glimpse into their lives with all the challenges and triumphs they've experienced, and have so graciously shared. There is no better way to understand autism, than by living it, and these stories will bring you pretty close to that.This book will take you through several tours of autism, and some of the variations of the disorder that exist, from first-hand accounts. Through these stories you will learn helpful tips in navigating a world with autism, a better understanding of the condition, and how to become a strong advocate.