chapter  5
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Percy, a Case Study of Dyslexia in India SUNIL KARANDE AND RUKHSHANA F. SHOLAPURWALA

Percy, a 10-year-old Parsi (Zoroastrian) boy in the fi fth grade, was diagnosed as dyslexic at the age of 8 years 11 months, when he had just begun the fourth grade. He is a bright child who enjoys the support of his closeknit family. During the interview Percy cooperated fully. He was quite excited that he was being interviewed; he communicated willingly, freely expressing his feelings and opinions.