........... a book. The title of it is......you may have guessed by now.....WONDER by R.J. Palacio. It has received many starred reviews and raves already. The story is of 10 --year --old August, "Auggie" Pullman whose sincerest wish is to just be accepted as an ordinary kid.
However, Auggie was born with a terrible facial deformity. He'd been homeschooled all his life. Now he is about to enter a regular school for fifth grade. Imagine how hard it is to be the new kid in school. Now imagine how difficult it would be to also have a major deformity, one that causes stares and makes people turn away from him.
Will it be possible for Auggie to get kids to accept him as just an ordinary kid? You will be amazed at his handling of the new situation. And you'll meet some very cool and kind kids. Read this and your life will never be the same. Ages 9 - 12
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