Strong and Mighty Max was written by a mother of a child who was born with achondroplasia. Achondroplasia is a rare condition affecting 1 in 25.000 births. Children born with the condition have shorter limbs and slightly larger head than their peers, and have normal intelligence.
This beautifully illustrated book encourages children to celebrate that each one of us in unique and different in some way. The revised edition has guided educational activities for primary aged children. To discuss differences, disabilities and the importance of kindness. The new character Katy challenges the reader to think about the importance of education to understand differences.