Trey Samuels, 12, has autism. He needs some help tying his shoes and socializing. But not when it comes to reading, especially a book written by his parents. Trey was the inspiration for the main character.
“The Amazingly Awesome Amani Takes on Jitters and Fear” is about a boy with autism who overcomes obstacles on the first day of school by summoning up the strength to conquer these emotions through superhero powers.