Malachi is one person, but he is also a special someone to many people. He has a customize relationship with everyone in his life, therefore he is very special to all of them. His relationships and connections to the special people in his life causes them to call him names that reflects the uniqueness of their relationships. This story highlights the effects of having special relationships with family and friends. This book also represents the support and love special needs children need from the ones who matter the most. The world can be a really cruel and mean place for autistic children, but with the love and care of their friends and family, they can overcome their challenges of connecting to the world outside of their own.