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El Deafo / Cece Bell ; color by David Lasky.

Bell, Cece, (author.). Lasky, David, (colorist.). Amulet Books, (publisher.).

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Shelving Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Holdable? Status Due Date
Upper Skagit Library Juvenile Fiction J BELL CEC 1000346 Copy hold / Volume hold Checked out 02/07/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781419710209
  • ISBN: 1419710206
  • ISBN: 9781419712173
  • ISBN: 1419712179
  • ISBN: 9780606361484
  • ISBN: 0606361480
  • Physical Description: 233 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Amulet Books, 2014.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
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 not just in the classroom, but anywhere her teacher is in the school -- in the hallway ... in the teacher's lounge ... in the bathroom! This is power, maybe even superpower. Cece is on her way to becoming El Deafo, listener for all. But the funny thing about being a superhero is that it's just another way of feeling different ... and lonely. Can Cece channel her powers into finding the thing she wants most, a true friend?
Target Audience Note:
Middle readers.
Awards Note:
Newbery Medal Honor book, 2015.
Subject: Bell, Cece > Childhood and youth > Comic books, strips, etc.
Deaf children > Comic books, strips, etc.
Deaf children > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Hearing aids for children > Comic books, strips, etc.
Rabbits > Comic books, strips, etc.
Friendship > Comic books, strips, etc.
Cartoonists > Biography > Comic books, strips, etc.
Bell, Cece > Juvenile literature > Comic books, strips, etc.
Bell, Cece > Cartoons and comics.
Deaf > Cartoons and comics.
Authors > Cartoons and comics.
Women > Biography > Cartoons and comics.
Genre: Graphic novels > Juvenile.
Newberry Medal: Honor book > 2015.
Graphic novels.
Comics (Graphic works)

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