By: R.J. Palacio
Wonder is a book about a boy named August Pullman. He has been homeschooled due to some complicated health issues related to a dramatic cranio-facial abnormality. All this really meant is he had a facial deformity.He never wanted to go to school because he was scared that all of the kids would stare and make fun of him. The 5th grade was his first year in a public school and he had one friend,Jack. One day Jack did not know that August was listening and had said some hurtful things about August to some of his other friends. August did not take it lightly, but he was not alone. He had made a new friend, a true friend, named Summer. They All end up going to a camp for school and everything was going great until some kids from another school start making fun of August. Who is going to stand up for him? Read "Wonder" to find out!