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"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.
Paperback
Published on August 5, 2013 by Galaxy
ISBN-10: 1471350509
ISBN-13: 9781471350504
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  • emilyw
    emilywWednesday, April 17, 2013 at 4:28 pm
    OMG!!!! Awesome book!!!!!!!!
    • mynee
      myneeSaturday, April 20, 2013 at 3:26 pm55 stars
      OMG is right!:-) :-)
    • lovemolly3
      lovemolly3Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 2:12 pm55 stars
      This is a really good book about a boy named August who has a clef palette and is just starting a a real school after being homeschooled.
      • funny muffinFriday, April 5, 2013 at 12:05 pm
        this is a very emotional book. i read it with my class and its about this guy who is deformed so people are scared of him soon he realizes he does not care if people tease him he cares about the people who are his true friends.
        • 20amehlman
          20amehlmanFriday, April 5, 2013 at 11:19 am55 stars
          This book was so amazing I couldn't even put it down. It was really emotional and I could feel the pain Auggie ( the main character) was going through. If you loved this book another book you might want to try is Out of my Mind. Again this is a really good read and is great for 5th graders.
          • live_love_erin
            live_love_erinTuesday, April 2, 2013 at 6:50 pm55 stars
            LOVE!!💋💋💋💋💋
            • erigabbry
              erigabbrySaturday, March 30, 2013 at 12:18 pm55 stars
              this is definitly my absoulute favorite book! i was telling my mom about it and she said she wanted to read it! i totally reccomend it! REAF IT! i got it from my teacher who also loved it so, READ IT!!!!!
              • oliviactaumata
                oliviactaumataTuesday, March 26, 2013 at 8:55 pm
                Wow a great book. We are reading as a class and i love it it is so descriptive but poor boy!!!! Great book recomended :)
                • lily-jadetaumata
                  lily-jadetaumataTuesday, March 26, 2013 at 5:12 pm55 stars
                  we are reading this book as a class, and I think majority of us are really enjoying it:)
                  • lsf1
                    lsf1Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 10:56 am55 stars
                    This is now one of my favorite books of all time. It's about a boy named August who has a face disorder. Up until now, he was home schooled, but his parents think it would be best for him to go to a public school. When three kids introduce him to the school, he thinks it might be alright. But as Auggie leads you through his year of sixth grade, he goes through many twists, turns, ups, and downs. This book leads you through August's point of view, his sister's point of view his best friends, mind, and more. Personally, I think absolutely anyone would at least like this book. Happy reading.
                    • flightlessbird
                      flightlessbirdSunday, March 24, 2013 at 10:45 am55 stars
                      This book is funny and creative in its own way. Not only is it entertaining, but it teaches the importance of true friends.
                      • cogargirl247
                        cogargirl247Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 3:13 pm
                        flightlessbird, you are so right in all the right ways

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