El Deafo

By Jasmine Keels

El Deafo

Written By, Cece Bell

Grade Level: 3 - 7

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams (September 2, 2014)

ISBN-10: 1419712179

Age Range: 8 - 12 years

Genere: Realistic Fiction, Humor, and Graphic Novel

Awards: John Newbery Medal, and 2015 Eisner Award for Best Publication for Kids (ages 8–12).

Review

A four year old little girl name Cece, starts her crazy adventures at a new school. Even more so of be at a new school, she soon starts to realize she is death. Now she having to wear a giant hearing aid strapped around her chest. At the new school she see her self as being different. Knowing that the kids are staring at the Phonic Ear, this is a aid that will help her hear her teachers. It also too bad that she having a hard time making new friends.


But she soon discovers that she can hear everything that her teacher say and do not just in the classroom, but also anywhere her teacher is at in the school. Like the hallway, teacher lounge, and even the bathroom! This is very powerful, so powerful that she is almost close to becoming El Deafo, a listener for all. But the funny thing is of having superpowers, is you still feel left out and alone. Can Cece use her powerful powers to find a true friend?

Additional Reviews

Futher Exploration

  • For people who want to know 10 interesting facts about deaf here is a website.
  • What to know books that author Cece Bell makes! Also when her new releases come out here is her very own site.
  • Since the characters in the book are rabbits here is a little info on rabbits.
  • Here is a special quote that tells you when you have a true friend.
  • If you want to see some graphic pictures of rabbits here is a webpage.

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