'My Brother Charlie' Addresses Autism From A Twin's Point Of View
Having a sibling with autism can be challenging, as kids with autism often struggle to connect with other children. These frustrations inspired actress Holly Robinson Peete to co-write a book with her daughter, Ryan Elizabeth, about Ryan's twin brother, R.J.. The book, My Brother Charlie, won an NAACP Image award.
- Holly Robinson Peete is an actress and a board member of Autism Speaks. She travels the globe on behalf of autism causes.
- Shane Evans is the illustrator of more than 30 children's books. He lives in Kansas City.