The Boy in the Moon

A Father's Journey to Understand His Extraordinary Son

by Ian Brown

The Boy in the Moon

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A U.S. release of an award-winning Canadian memoir traces the author's efforts to understand the extremely rare genetic mutation that causes his son to possess an unusual facial appearance, an inability to speak and a compulsion to hit himself, a disorder for which the author has traveled the world to speak with medical specialists and connect with other affected families. 35,000 first printing.

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Copyright © 2011 Ian Brown
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