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Palacio, R. J.

Wonder / R. J. Palacio. - London : Bodley Head, 2012. - 315 pages ; 22 cm. - Palacio, R. J. Wonder ; 01. .

Companion novel to: Auggie and me. -The funny, sweet and incredibly moving story of Auggie Pullman. Born with a terrible facial deformity, 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?

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 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.

Age:10+ Intermediate, junior secondary.

9780552565974

GBB1D3746 bnb

015973720 Uk


Schools--Juvenile fiction.
Children with disabilities--Juvenile fiction.
Life change events--Juvenile fiction.


Children's stories.

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