LOS ANGELES, CA, USA – August 2, 2021 – Author and mother, Amy Pflueger, is a supermom and hero in every sense of the word. Her two sons, Connor, who created the characters, and Lucas, who is one of the illustrators, are autistic; however, that doesn’t stop this family from living a happy life. In fact, together they share what being autistic is like to help others. Pflueger’s new book, “This is Me! I Am Who I’m Meant to Be!” now available on Amazon opened up as the #1 New Release on Amazon and is currently rated in the top five in three different categories. Pflueger says, “My boys have told me that they wish they could be superheroes, so my inspiration was the superheroes they have mentioned, it fits in well with one of the themes in the book that autism is a superpower. The character was created based on a cute picture that my younger son had drawn.”
ABOUT THE BOOK
This Is Me! I am who I’m meant to be!: Autism book for children, kids, boys, girls, toddlers, parents, teachers, and caregivers Paperback – June 26, 2021
Have you wondered what the world is like through the eyes of someone with Autism?
Able is a boy who has autism, inviting you to visit his unique world. This book explains autism in a special way, to help people understand more about autism, to embrace differences and to raise acceptance. This story is to empower kids with autism to believe in themselves and reach their full potential no matter what challenges they have; encouraging them to be confident in being who they are- because they are who they’re meant to be!
“This is me! I am who I’m meant to be!” will show you the uniqueness and power of autism, while taking you on a journey of self-acceptance.
This autism children’s book is a great tool. Parents face challenges raising children with autism, ADHD, oppositional defiant disorder, also challenges in raising an exceptional child. A family guide to helping the special needs, encouraging kids in being who you are, discover your child’s abilities, build confidence for kids, embracing our difference and dealing with anxiety and depression. A great book for autistic kids!
Pflueger says, “Originally, I thought my target audience was kids with autism and their parents and caregivers. But after receiving a lot of positive feedback and reviews saying that this book is a great learning tool in the classrooms, it made me realize that my target audience is actually wider than I thought.”
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Amy Pflueger is a bestselling author and a proud mother of two totally awesome boys who both have autism. She holds a bachelor’s degree in business and is an autism self-advocate who loves learning about autism and supporting autism organizations. She advocates for kids with autism to be heard, valued, and understood. Her mission through this book is to encourage self-belief and resilience, to embrace different abilities, and to empower kids with autism to reach their full potential no matter what challenges they have.