I won't describe what I look like. Whatever you're thinking, it's probably worse.
August (Auggie) Pullman was born with a facial deformity that prevented him from going to a mainstream school—until now. He's about to start 5th grade at Beecher Prep, and if you've ever been the new kid then you know how hard that can be. 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, despite appearances?
R. J. Palacio has written a spare, warm, uplifting story that will have readers laughing one minute and wiping away tears the next. With wonderfully realistic family interactions (flawed, but loving), lively school scenes, and short chapters, Wonder is accessible to readers of all levels.
The main character is a ten-year old boy August (Auggie) Pullman with facial abnormalities due to some genetic problem. People tend to get shocked when they see his face for the first time. Auggie is home-schooled through grade four but for middle school his parents decide to send him to a private school in NYC, Beecher Prep. Wonder is the story of...Read full review
it was a wonderful experience to read this book. the story is about Auggie who has never been in a school before but his mother decides to put him in a school as she cant home school him anymore. But Auggie is scared because he has a face deformity and evryone is afraid of his face and dont want him around.
the story is told through the pros...