Book Signing & Reading with author Aggie Unda
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About the Event
The Seed of Imagination, is a fantastic action adventure story for ages 8-12, in which the main character is a boy with autism. Written under his perspective, we think his thoughts and feel his emotions delivering a powerful message gently. Join him and his sister, in this fun filled magical adventure and help us raise autism awareness for a kinder better world.
Risho, a boy with autism, and Kaia, his sister, find that their magical and powerful flower that holds The Seed of Imagination has been stolen from their room. They embark on a perilous journey to find it, traveling the ocean to faraway lands to search for information and clues of its whereabouts. During their journey, they experience great adventures, encounter challenges and battles, conquer fears, and make new friends. When they discover that their flower is being heavily guarded by the evil magician at the Drummer's Cave, they realize that magical beings, dragons, and wit will be necessary to recover it.Written from the main character's point of view, RIsho, the boy with autism, the book at times takes the reader inside his head, and it's a wondrous place. He makes the reader think his thoughts and feel his emotions, helping to live and experience the world through his eyes delivering a powerful message gently.The interactive discussion questions at the end of each chapter allows the reader to reflect upon their own self discovery, help support and befriend a boy/girl in the autism spectrum, understand, accept and enjoy each and everyone's unique qualities.
"This book is fantastic, and has a great sense of imagination. It has non-stop entertainment, packed with fun, action and humor! One of my favorite books as of now!"-Elijah, age 11
"In this book you will learn to have plenty of imagination, and learn to be friends with an autistic person"-Bode, age 10
"It's a kind adventurous book. Every child should read it!"-Sienna, age 11
"I thought this book was so interactive and cliffhanging. It is so descriptive and awesome!"-Seven, age 10
"An educational and sensational journey! My class loved every page."-Ms. Murray, 5th grade teacher