"Wonder" is the funny, sweet and incredibly moving story of Auggie Pullman. Born with a terrible facial abnormality, this shy, bright ten-year-old has been home-schooled by his parents for his whole life, in an attempt to protect him from the stares and cruelty of the outside world. Now, for the first time, Auggie is being sent to a real school - and he's dreading it. The thing is, Auggie's just an ordinary kid, with an extraordinary face. But can he convince his new classmates that he's just like them, underneath it all? Through the voices of Auggie, his big sister Via, and his new friends Jack and Summer, "Wonder" follows Auggie's journey through his first year at Beecher Prep. Frank, powerful, warm and often heart-breaking, "Wonder" is a book you'll read in one sitting, pass on to others, and remember long after the final page.
Published on August 5, 2013 by Galaxy
ISBN-10: 1471350509
ISBN-13: 9781471350504
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  • girlygirl1014
    girlygirl1014Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 12:33 pm55 stars
    Wonder is the truly wonderful story about being different, love, and finding the inner wonder in others and ourselves. Wonder is about 5th grade Auggie Pullman. He's perfectly normal kid besides the fact that he was born with a deformed face. All he wants is for people to see his true self instead of his face. After being homeschooled all his life his parents decide to send him to a public school. Auggie is an outcast 'till he meet two great friends, Summer and Jack Will. Along the way Auggie learns about true friendship,what it means to be brave,inner beauty,real kindness, and a lot about life. Wonder will have you crying tears of joy on one page and laughing the next. Wonder is an inspirational story about real life that truly captures the point of view of being a student in middle school.
    • fourfungamesyt
      fourfungamesytThursday, August 3, 2017 at 7:57 pm
      best book ever but its sad in some parts
      • rah-rah
        rah-rahTuesday, August 1, 2017 at 2:45 pm
        I LLOOVVEE this book! Its about a guy named Auggie who has a deformity goes to a real school for the first time. He has a lot of ups and downs through his story.
        • s_mcmasters
          s_mcmastersTuesday, August 1, 2017 at 11:12 am55 stars
          August, the main character, always knew that he was different. He learn to accept the fact that people stare when you are different. August accepted himself. With the love and support of his family; August chose to live life.
          • m_mcmasters
            m_mcmastersTuesday, August 1, 2017 at 10:25 am44 stars
            August always knew that he was different. He has learn to accept that people will stare at his face and there is nothing he can do about it. So August chooses to live life with the love and support of his family
            • Roxnny RocheTuesday, August 1, 2017 at 7:15 am
              BEST BOOK EVR. This is great character design and Jumping to 2 diffrent characters. Cant wait To see the Movie!!! Release date: November 17, 2017 (USA)!
              • blueivy123Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at 1:47 am
                This book is great because it is very inspiring.
                • Erin SmithMonday, July 31, 2017 at 8:46 pm
                  I would recomend everyone read the WONDER.The story is great,and I think everyone can learn about world.The new book about the wonder is also good.If you wants to cry,just read this book.
                  • Phillip DinhSunday, July 30, 2017 at 9:10 am
                    Best book ever. end of discussion.
                    • readingkendal
                      readingkendalSaturday, July 29, 2017 at 3:36 pm55 stars
                      This book is so good!!! I thought I was not going to like it at first but once I got into it I loved it. It is about a boy named August who has some sort of bad stuff that makes him look different. Everyone always stares and make faces which he's used to. If you like friendship, kindness, loyalty and more read Wonder!

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