A Mango-Shaped Space

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A Mango-Shaped Space

By Wendy Mass

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780316058254, 221pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2005

Description

Mia Winchell has synesthesia, the mingling of perceptions whereby a person can see sounds, smell colors, or taste shapes. Forced to reveal her condition, she must look to herself to develop an understanding and appreciation of her gift in this coming-of-age novel.



About the Author
Wendy Mass is the "New York Times" bestselling author of "The Candymakers," " "the ALA Schneider Family Award winner A Mango-Shaped Space, Leap Day, Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life, Heaven Looks a Lot Like the Mall, and Every Soul a Star. Wendy lives in New Jersey with her husband and their twins. Her website is www.wendymass.com.