Booktalk for EL DEAFO by Cece Bell

El Deafo is a memoir — a story taken from the author’s own life. Cece Bell loses her hearing when she’s four years old. She’s fitted with a hearing aid, but even simple conversations are difficult. One day, for example, Cece’s best friend offers her something to drink. Does she want a goat? Shoes? Or Jerry’s mop? (She chooses the goat.) Her friend is actually Read More …