Psychologist probes possible link between prodigy, autism

New book contends young geniuses may inform study of developmental disorder


EARLY GENIUS  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, depicted at age 6 in this 1763 portrait, is one of the best known child prodigies. A new book examines a possible link between prodigy and autism. 

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