Orchestra in Our Brain: The Story of a Child with Epilepsy is the heartwarming tale of a little boy who has an epileptic seizure at school. How do you explain epilepsy to children?
Author Cynthia Fabian’s character Coach describes how this disorder affects 5-year-old Robert, by comparing the boy’s brain to a symphony. After a student makes fun of Robert, Coach gives the children a lesson in music, describing the seizure as an Orchestra in Our Brain.
Coach tells how the brain works by using musical metaphors. He explains that the orchestra in Robert’s brain was slightly off key and played a wrong note, resulting in the seizure. Orchestra in Our Brainis an important story that hits all the right notes. View the Press Release