Books El Deafo by Cece Bell and David Lasky Hardcover, 233 pages, Harry N Abrams Inc, List Price: $21.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleEl DeafoAuthorCece Bell and David Lasky Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers Other editions available for purchase: Paperback, 233 pages, Harry N Abrams Inc, $10.95, published September 2 2014 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleEl DeafoAuthorCece Bell and David Lasky Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary The author recounts in graphic novel format her experiences with hearing loss at a young age, including using a bulky hearing aid, learning how to lip read, and determining her "superpower." Genres: Children's Books Nonfiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about El Deafo Summer Reader Poll 2017: Comics And Graphic Novels Let's Get Graphic: 100 Favorite Comics And Graphic Novels July 12, 2017 We asked readers to name their favorite comics and graphic novels, and we got thousands of answers. Now, with the help of our expert panel, we've curated a list to keep you flipping pages all summer. The Week's Best Stories From NPR Books 'El Deafo': How A Girl Turned Her Disability Into A Superpower December 14, 2014 Navigating elementary school is already hard enough — try adding in a bulky metal hearing aid. Cece Bell's new young adult graphic memoir captures the experience in a poignant and humorous way. 'El Deafo': How A Girl Turned Her Disability Into A Superpower Listen · 6:22 6:22 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/369599042/370792979" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript The Book Concierge: Find your next read with NPR's 2014 book guide >> NPR hide caption toggle caption NPR Books NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2014's Great Reads December 3, 2014 NPR staff and critics selected some 250 standout titles. Now it's up to you: Choose your own adventure! Use our tags to filter books and find the perfect read for yourself or someone else.