Sub-Genre: Health & Daily Living
Publisher: Magination Press
Book theme: Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
Author: Robert Skead & Mike Simmel
Item Number (DPCI): 247-48-2421
Mike has epilepsy and sometimes its hard to feel like a real kid. He is scared of letting other people know about his diseaseor even worse, being seen having a seizure! He is often worried and afraid of what other people will think. Soon Mike starts playing basketball at his school, and he learns to overcome his worries and to be courageous in the face of obstacles including his epilepsy. Written by a real-life basketball star with epilepsy, Mighty Mike Bounces Back is a fun, empowering story written to help kids learn to live comfortably with their epilepsy and to take control of their life.