Wonder

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    Now an Oscar nominated film starring Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson and Jacob Tremblay. 'My name is August. I won't describe what I look like. Whatever you're thinking, it's probably worse.' Auggie wants to be an ordinary ten-year-old. He does ordinary things - eating ice cream, playing on his Xbox. He feels ordinary - inside. But ordinary kids don't make other ordinary kids run away screaming in playgrounds. Ordinary kids aren't stared at wherever they go. Born with a terrible facial abnormality, Auggie has been home-schooled by his parents his whole life. Now, for the first time, he's being sent to a real school - and he's dreading it. All he wants is to be accepted - but can he convince his new classmates that he's just like them, underneath it all? WONDER is a funny, frank, astonishingly moving debut to read in one sitting, pass on to others, and remember long after the final page.

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    Number of Pages: 320
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9780552565974
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    Listed in: School stories (Children's / Teenage), Personal & social issues: family issues (Children's / Teenage)
    Publishers: Corgi Childrens, Corgi Books, Corgi Books

    Books by R. J. Palacio

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    RRP: £7.99

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