A Different Sort of Normal

"I'm not like the other children in my class and that's an actual scientific FACT."

 

Abigail is autistic. But unfortunately Abigail didn't discover she was autistic until she was an adult-sort-of-person... which is a lot more common than you might think.

 

This is my true story of growing up navigating the confusing neurotypical world, all the while missing some Very Important Information about myself.

A middle grade book of words, scribbles and memories, for anyone who has ever felt like they don't fit in. 

A Werewolf in My House

"The werewolf told me I'm not allowed to tell anyone about him... He said I would get in trouble if I did..."

 

When a werewolf comes to stay unannounced, life starts to change for Ray, until the happy home once shared with dad starts to seem like a distant memory. 

If only there were a way to banish this unwelcome guest from the house for good...

 

A picturebook for children aged 7+ about family, love and living with parental addiction. 

Whiskers Aren't Everything. Hats Are Good Too.

A collection of nonsense writings and cat doodles.

For children and adults who still remember being children.

 

 

Pigeonhole

"...Pigeonhole?"

Follow one lonely pigeon's journey across towns, cities and countryside as he searches for his place in the world.

 

A large format picturebook book with holes for 3-5 year olds.  

Abigail Balfe © 2019