Wonder (Tie In)

Author: R. J. Palacio
Homepage 9780141378244

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General Fields

  • : $19.99(AUD)
  • : 9780141378244
  • : Penguin Books, Limited
  • : Puffin
  • : 0.268
  • : August 2017
  • : 198mm X 129mm
  • : 19.99
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  • : books

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  • : Paperback
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  • : 320
  • : Chapter head a/w
Barcode 9780141378244
9780141378244

Description

My name is August.I won't describe to you what I look like.Whatever you're thinking, it's probably worse.'Ten-year-old August Pullman wants to be ordinary. He does ordinary things. He eats ice-cream. He plays on his Xbox. He feels ordinary - inside.But Auggie is far from ordinary. Born with a terrible facial abnormality, he has been home-schooled by his parents his entire life, in an attempt to protect him from the cruelty of the outside world. Now, Auggie's parents are sending him to a real school. Can he convince his new classmates that he's just like them, underneath it all?Narrated by Auggie and the people around him whose lives he touches, Wonder is a frank, funny, astonishingly moving debut to be read in one sitting, pass on to others, and remember long after the final page.

Author description

R. J. Palacio lives in New York City with her family and a black dog called Bear. Her critically acclaimed debut novel, WONDER, has sold 5 million copies worldwide.