Authors: G.B. Mackenzie.
Publication: Breaking the Code: A Novel About A Boy Overcoming More Than His Dyslexia (Library and Archives Canada). 2021
Breaking the Code centers on Cayden, a 12-year-old boy, who despite an amazing memory, is unable to read. Cayden becomes captivated by a series of lines called the “Multiverse Manuscript” that is displayed in a museum. He is driven to do something no one has been able to do before; decipher the lines and learn the message the manuscript communicates. In the process of deciphering the lines, Cayden makes steps towards overcoming his foremost challenge, learning to read.