Ali is an author I came to know when she donated books to children of incarcerated parents via my #MARCHingBookstoKids drive. Now, she is using her talents to raise awareness for children living with a painful medical condition.

Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog

Hello Chris and Friends! 

I’d love to take a moment to share a special journey with you.

I am working on my third children’s book, but this one has added meaning.

It’s a story that I hope will raise awareness about a rare skin disease called Epidermolysis Bullosa, or EB.

Children with this devastating condition have very fragile skin that blisters daily.

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They are known as the butterfly children because their skin is as delicate as a butterfly’s wings.

I’ve written a story, called BUTTERFLY CHILD, to honor the bravery and strength I see in children with EB.

Butterfly Image Scene

Now, I need your help to bring the book to life.

I’ve launched a Kickstarter campaign to get BUTTERFLY CHILD published.

By donating to the campaign supporters can receive different rewards like paperback and hardcover copies, or even get a child’s name written secretly in an illustration.

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