Wednesday, April 28, 2010


You are invited to attend the launch of Linda Brooks’ latest book on Monday, May 10 at 5.30 pm at Wallsend Library, Bunn St, Wallsend. The book is about living with Asperger’s Syndrome and has a feature chapter by Professor Tony Attwood, Dr John Miller and Dr Steele Fitchett.

I’m not broken
I’m just different

by author, Linda Brooks

is the story of a boy with Asperger’s Syndrome
diagnosed at fourteen, after a tumultuous childhood.
It is the story of a mother who wouldn’t give up.
It is the story of the beauty of music,
restoring lost places of the heart,
to a teenager too accustomed to failure.
It is about a red guitar.
It is a journey of discovery, audacity, humour and grace.
It is funny, gutsy, raw and real.
It’s about finding wings to fly.

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