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El Deafo

El Deafo

Author: Cece Bell; David Lasky; Amulet Books,
Publisher: New York, NY : Amulet Books, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Starting a new school is scary, even more so with a giant hearing aid strapped to your chest. At her old school, everyone in Cece's class was deaf. Here she is different. She is sure the kids are staring at the Phonic Ear, the powerful aid that will help her hear her teacher. Too bad it also seems certain to repel potential friends. Then Cece makes a startling discovery. With the Phonic Ear she can hear her teacher  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Graphic novels
Comics (Graphic works)
Cartoons and comics
PNLA Young Reader's Choice Award, Junior Division: Winner
Newbery Medal: Honor book
Curriculum resource
Children's (people) comics (documents)
graphic novels
Biographical fiction
Graphic Novel
Personal Narrative
Popular Work
Comic books, strips, etc
Juvenile literature Comic books, strips, etc
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography Comic books, strips, etc
Biography Cartoons and comics
Biography Graphic novels
Named Person: Cece Bell; Cece Bell; Cece Bell; Cece Bell; Cece Bell; Cece Bell; Cece Bell; Cece Bell
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Cece Bell; David Lasky; Amulet Books,
ISBN: 9781419710209 1419710206 9781419712173 1419712179 9780606361484 0606361480 9781480668362 1480668362 9781489844224 1489844228
OCLC Number: 870199731
Awards: Newbery Medal Honor book, 2015
Pacific Northwest Library Association (PNLA), Young Reader's Choice Award (YRCA), Junior Division, 2017
South Dakota Teen Choice Book Award (Middle School), 2014-2015
Target Audience: Middle readers.
Description: 233 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Cece Bell ; color by David Lasky.
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A hearing aid grants "superpowers" in this funny, poignant, exceptional graphic novel memoir about growing up deaf.  Read more...


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'A serious subject treated with warmth and humour.' Little London magazine "Full of warmth, humor, and superpowered strength, El Deafo is an absolute treat." Raina Telgemeier, author of Smile Read more...

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by Book_Lover5002 (WorldCat user published 2016-10-11) Excellent Permalink

I love this book from back to front this book id very good Cece Bell is a good author

this book is a good book for children to teach them about deaf or blind kids. 

I think this good book to teach small children.

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