03/12/2012 04:07 pm ET

Local Authors Seek To Inspire, Fight Epilepsy With Children's Book

The story of how Chip Gilbertson and Gina Restivo came to write a children’s book together starts with a date.

The two, both single parents, met through in 2008. While there was no long-term romance in store for them as a couple, they became close friends. And they learned that they had each thought about writing a children’s book since they were young. They decided to collaborate.

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