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"[A] fun and worthwhile read....you'll shake your head and marvel." -- Salon.com
As a synesthete myself, I found this book thoroughly gripping.
If you're willing to step into the world of synesthesia and seeing for yourself the things that we see then this is a good book to start from.
It shows the unique vision of the world of synesthetes--people who perceive words as having colors and music as having shapes.
I have a piano student who is a Synesthete and this book was interesting to read to get a picture of what is going on in her mind! What amazing people they are! Read morePublished 20 months ago by j
Synesthesia is one of the oddest disorders I've ever come across. If you don't have it, it is quite difficult to understand exactly what it is (especially given how many varieties... Read morePublished on October 23, 2011 by Andrew Kircher
If you are interested in all things synesthisia I can only recommend this book. This book appealed to me personally (being a synesthete myself) as the author is a synesthete as... Read morePublished on May 18, 2007 by arkini
"Blue Cats and Chartreuse Kittens" is destined to be a classic. It is the first full-length, contemporary book by a synesthete about the phenomenon of synesthesia. Read morePublished on February 12, 2006 by Joshua B. Cohen