Christopher’s Garden: A Love Letter to My Autistic Son
Christopher’s Garden is a moving and joyful love letter brilliantly illustrated with bright, original art created by Brigid Gallagher Davies, the author/artist of Christopher (Chrissie), her autistic son.
In its seemingly simplistic style, it hides much timeless wisdom that will be enjoyed by children, but also readers of all ages.
It is a poem that hints of love transforming pain and sorrow into humor, joy, and acceptance. The book is an extraordinary poetic/artistic gift delivering a powerful and timely message that we can love and joyfully accept those who are different from us.
Christopher’s Garden is a story of a gorgeous garden created by love and family and community filled with wonder, incorporating new ways of seeing and being that has a gentle persuasive power to move and change each reader for the better forever. And with each reader, so changes the world.