Wednesday, Oct. 15, 4-4:45 p.m. – Ivonne Hernandez, mother of an autistic son, reads her new book to children ages 5-12. Through animals, listeners learn what it is like to be autistic and how to be a friend to an autistic child. Free and open to the community. Buckhead Branch Library, 269 Buckhead Ave., NE, Atlanta, 30305. Email: or call 404-814-3500 for information.