Synopses & Reviews
This is a warm, fun-filled fantasy story for children with a difference: the hero is Ben, a boy with Asperger Syndrome. When Ben and his friend Andy find an old bottle in the schoolyard, they little realize the surprises about to be unleashed in their lives. Bound up with this exciting mystery is the story of how Ben is diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome and how he and his family deal with the problems and joys that come along.
Blue Bottle Mystery is a delight to read that is more than just another kid's book. For the first time, the issues and frustrations that a child may have with Asperger Syndrome are explored within a fictional format especially for children.
Nothing is quite the same after Ben and his friend Andy find an old bottle in the school yard. What is the strange mist of smoke that keeps following them round? What mysterious forces have been unleashed? Things become even more complicated when Ben is diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome.