Wired Man and Other Freaks of Nature
Ben has to wear hearing aids, but being inseparable from the super-popular Tyler allows him to think of himself as normal. But Tyler blows him off senior year and Ben needs to rethink who he is--and who Tyler is.
Family Relationships; Disability and Health; Family violence; Physical disability; hearing loss; sexual abuse
mother and father
Maine Literary Award, 2017, Finalist, Young Adults
Booklist Book Review Stars, 2016
Booklist Top 10 Sports Books for Youth, 2017
high school; soccer; friendship; relationships; college; hearing aids; insecurity
Kaufman, Sashi, "Wired Man and Other Freaks of Nature" (2016). Diverse Families. 1626.