Mozart and the Whale
An Asperger's Love Story
author: ... and Johnny Dodd
- Supposedly Jerry and Mary Newport, but their "voice" is absent
362.19685 Newport, Cedar Mill Library, 2007
Written as a movie tie-in. Some of the factoids are incorrect.
- p41 Elk Horn Wisconsin March 1955, Aden Meinel heads observatory for University of Chicago
- p43 6 siblings, most tormented Mary, Carolyn (oldest) did not
- Carolyn... Barbara ... Elaine ... Wally ... Mary ... David ??
- Moved to Scottsdale when Mary was two
p48 Carolyn 8th grade fell asleep in class, coma not true, says Carolyn, this was actually Mary
p50 strict Lutherans, Calvalry??? Calvary Lutheran church every Sunday
- p64 April 1964? Mary 4th grade
- p75 1969? 9th grade, drugs, hitchhikes west
- p77 Elaine (sister) in Berkeley
- p90 March 1970, just before 15th birthday, Children of God with Barbara ("Naomi") between Mingus and Ranger Texas
- after living with Carolyn and Keith H.
- p118 Cabin in Oregon, second son Peter in Vida OR
- p148 Nov 1993 AGUA meeting
- 'based on"
- Moved to Spokane, Donald and Isabel
- No backstory, family