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Leo and the Octopus

Isabelle Marinov & Chris Nixon

Published: 7th Jan 2021 A beautifully illustrated thoughtful story. The world was too bright for Leo.And too loud."I must be living on the wrong planet," Leo thought.Leo struggles to make sense of the world. He doesn't understand the other children in his class, and they don't seem to understand him. But then one day, Leo meets Maya.Maya is an octopus, and the more Leo learns about her, the more he thinks that perhaps he isn't alone in this world, after all. PAPERBACK Publisher: Bonnier Books UK ISBN: 9781787416550
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Our Curators said...

Making friends with Mayo the octopus helps Leo to make more sense of his own world. A gentle story with broad appeal.

Malorie, Frank and the LoveMyRead Team

- Malorie, Frank & The LoveMyRead Team

What the Critics are Saying

The sensitive descriptions throughout the book of what it is like to have autism are accurate and perceptive on so many levels.

Professor Tony Attwood, author of Asperger’s Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Professionals.

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