Book Title: My Friend Timmy
Author Name: Laurenn Prater Barker
Book Synopsis: This book is about a little girl named Lae Lae and her friends who meet Timmy, a child who has special needs. They learn to relate to Timmy and and include him in their play. This book is focused on helping children develop empathy and caring for other children, particularly those who are disabled or who have special needs. It is also focused on anti-bullying.
The book includes a story, parents notes and games and activities. It is suitable for children from two to six years old.
Author Bio: Ms. Barker is a lifetime artist and writer who has worked with children and their parents for more than 25 years in both professional and volunteer areas. She has served on the boards of several organizations dedicated to child and family welfare and she has been involved in children's issues in three states. She has training in Expressive Arts Therapy and is a member of the International Expressive Arts Therapy Association.
Publisher Name: Expressions Studio