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Wonder by R.J. Palacio

Wonder by R.J. Palacio

Reviewed by Antony Altbeker.

 "Wonder, as countless headline writers have said, is wondrous.

It's written for children, but I wept at its conclusion. And its message - that choosing to be kind is almost always the right choice - is one every child should learn. Read it."

Read the rest of the review on Times Live by clicking here.

About the book:

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?

Click here for more information on Wonder.



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