Friday, June 24, 2005
A Mango-Shaped Space by Wendy Mass
This book is about one girl's journey as she tries to conquer a condition called Synesthesia. Synesthesia is a condition in which you see words and numbers, feelings and other things, in color, unlike most people. When Mia starts to go to Dr. Jerry Weiss, he tells her she'll have it forever. He tells her about a weekends meeting to talk about it, so she goes and meets a boy named Adam, who she likes instantly. But then tragedy strikes, and she thinks she lost it. Does she lose this so called "gift"? Will it come back to her? To find out, read her book. -Melissa L.