John Elder Robison (born 1957) is a New York Times best-selling author whose motto is "I believe those of us with Asperger's are here for a reason, and we have much to offer". His most famous book is his 2007 memoir Look Me in the Eye. It is also his first book, which he started writing at the age of 49. John is also a speaker and educator as well as an autism consultant and advocate. Read more about this truly inspiring man on his website.