Des Fleurs Pour Angelina
By Jen Wojtowicz
Illustrations by Steve Adams
Beloved by parents and educators of children with autism, The Boy Who Grew Flowers is a must-have for anyone who wants to raise compassionate, courageous children. Inspired by the experiences of her brother, who has autism, Jen Wojtowicz's heartwarming tale encourages children to empathize with and reach out to others.
Ricaud is a very unusual boy who grows beautiful flowers all over his body whenever the moon is full. He and his family are treated as outcasts even though no one knows his strange botanical secret. But one day a new girl named Anglina arrives at school, and Ricaud discovers she has some unique qualities of her own. A Barefoot bestseller now available in French.