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A Mango-Shaped Space review ´ 109 Nsory onslaught numbers letters words and sounds all cause her to see a distinct array of colors She keeps her unusual condition a secret until eighth grade but then her color visions make math and Spanish impossibly confusing and she must go to her parents and a doctor for help However this isthan a docu novel Mass beautifully integrates information about synesthesia with Mia s coming of age story which includes her break with her best friend and her grief over her grandfather s death The episode where Mia fabricates an illness to try out acupuncture for the color visions it produces is marvelously done showing Mia s eagerness for new experiences even as it describes a synesthete s vision References to a comprehensive Web site and bibliography about synesthesia are included Debbie Carton Copyright American Library Association All rights reserv. The Muckle Man Acting Edition parents and a doctor for help However this isthan a docu novel Mass beautifully integrates information about synesthesia with Mia s coming of age story which includes her break with her best friend and her grief over her grandfather s death The episode where Mia fabricates an illness to try out acupuncture for the color visions it HJ Story produces is marvelously done showing Mia s eagerness for new experiences even as it describes a synesthete s vision References to a comprehensive Web site and bibliography about synesthesia are included Debbie Carton Copyright American Library Association All rights reserv.

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A Mango-Shaped Space review ´ 109 Grade Mia has always seen colors in sounds numbers and letters a fact she has kept secret since the day she discovered that other people don t have this ability Then she discovers that she has a rare condition called synesthesia which means that the visual cortex in her brain is activated when she hears something From then on she leads a kind of double life she eagerly attends research gatherings with other synesthetes and devours information about the condition but continues to struggle at school where her inadvertent pairing of particular colors with numbers and words makes math and French almost impossible to figure out Her gradual abandonment of her frustrating school life in favor of the compelling world of fellow synesthetes and the uniue things only they can experience seems uite logical although readers may feel like shaking some sense. Maaninkavaara people don t have this ability Then she discovers that she has a rare condition called synesthesia which means that the visual cortex in her brain is activated when she hears something From then on she leads a kind of double life she eagerly attends research gatherings with other synesthetes and devours information about the condition but continues to struggle at school where her inadvertent Coming Up Roses pairing of Harlow Sage and Indiana particular colors with numbers and words makes math and French almost impossible to figure out Her gradual abandonment of her frustrating school life in favor of the compelling world of fellow synesthetes and the uniue things only they can experience seems uite logical although readers may feel like shaking some sense.

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A Mango-Shaped Space review ´ 109 Into her Finally and rather abruptly her extreme guilt at her beloved cat Mango s illness brings her back down to earth and she begins to work on some of the relationships she let crumble Mia s voice is believable and her description of the vivid world she experiences filled with slashes blurs and streaks of color is fascinating Not all of the many characters are necessary to the story and some of the plot elements go unresolved but Mia s uniue way of experiencing the world is intriguingEva Mitnick Los Angeles Public LibraryCopyright Reed Business Information IncGr This contemporary novel does for synesthesia what Terry Hesser s Kissing Doorknobs does for obsessive compulsive disorder the lively personal story demystifies a fascinating condition For year old Mia Winchell the world has always been filled with a wonderful if sometimes dizzying se.

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  • A Mango-Shaped Space
  • Wendy Mass
  • English
  • 05 September 2018
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