Katie Price releasing book about her life with son Harvey

Katie Price with her son Harvey leaves Portcullis House in London after giving evidence to the Commons Petitions Committee where she called for online abuse to be made a specific offence. (Photo by Nick Ansell/PA Images via Getty Images)
Katie Price is writing a book about life with Harvey. (PA Images via Getty Images)

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Katie Price has announced she is writing a book about life with her disabled son Harvey.

The star said she hopes to give “love, encouragement and support” by opening up about raising her son, who was born with multiple disabilities including partial blindness, Prader-Willi syndrome and autism.

The book – entitled Harvey And Me – will be out in October.

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Price wrote on Instagram: “Life with Harvey has been a rollercoaster of emotions - from the day I held Harvey in my arms to this day I cannot begin to express the wonders of our incredible journey together.

“A mother son bond that goes beyond the everyday ‘normal’.”

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Katie Price: Harvey and Me
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The star said the 19-year-old is “one in 500 million” and that she feels “blessed to have him in my life”.

“Sharing our story I hope to bring love, encouragement and support,” said the mother-of-five.

“I want to educate parents and others, with a few good belly laughs, by giving an insight into what my world with Harvey is like behind closed doors.

“I’ll take you away from showbiz thrills and spills and into my home, into my life as a parent with a child of complex needs and disabilities.”

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Price, 43, said Harvey had taught her to be a “better person, mother and to fight for what is right, for those especially who have until now not had a voice to be heard”.

The star had Harvey with former flame Dwight Yorke.

File photo dated 26/09/19 of Katie Price, who said she is registered as disabled and has applied for a blue badge after breaking her feet in a fall during a holiday in Turkey.
Katie Price has five children. (PA)

She has previously opened up about the challenges of raising Harvey and earlier this year told how she made the decision to put him into care at a residential college after reaching “crisis point”.

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Price is also mum to son Junior, 15 and daughter Princess, 13, from her former relationship with Peter Andre, and son Jett seven, and daughter Bunny, six, with her ex Kieran Hayler.

Harvey And Me will be on sale on 26 October.

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