#BookReview: “Wonder,” by R. J. Palacio. #VisionaryAline
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Over 6 million individuals have learn the #1 New York Instances bestseller WONDER and have fallen in love with Auggie Pullman, an abnormal boy with a rare face.
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I will not describe what I seem like. No matter you are considering, it is most likely worse.
August Pullman was born with a facial distinction that, up till now, has prevented him from going to a mainstream faculty. Beginning fifth grade at Beecher Prep, he needs nothing greater than to be handled as an abnormal child—however his new classmates can’t get previous Auggie’s extraordinary face. WONDER, now a #1 New York Instances bestseller and included on the Texas Bluebonnet Award grasp record, begins from Auggie’s perspective, however quickly switches to incorporate his classmates, his sister, her boyfriend, and others. These views converge in a portrait of 1 group’s wrestle with empathy, compassion, and acceptance.
“Wonder is the best kids’ book of the year,” mentioned Emily Bazelon, senior editor at Slate.com and writer of Sticks and Stones: Defeating the Tradition of Bullying and Rediscovering the Energy of Character and Empathy. In a world the place bullying amongst younger individuals is an epidemic, it is a refreshing new narrative stuffed with coronary heart and hope. R.J. Palacio has referred to as her debut novel “a meditation on kindness” —certainly, each reader will come away with a better appreciation for the easy braveness of friendship. Auggie is a hero to root for, a diamond within the tough who proves that you may’t mix in if you have been born to face out.
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