Erika’s POV: Wonder by R.J. Palacio


Title: Wonder

Author: RJ Palacio

Series: Wonder #1

Genre: YA, Middle Grade, Realistic Fiction, Contemporary

Format: Published January 1st 2013 by Alfred A. Knopf

Source: Own copy, bought in Barnes and Noble

“Sometimes you don’t have to mean to hurt someone to hurt someone.”

My Summary:

August (Auggie) Pullman has wanted nothing but to be normal but with a facial deformity that causes everyone to stare at him everywhere he goes, ordinary is out of the question.

He’s never been in a mainstream school and would never want to go until his parents tell him otherwise.

Being the new kid in school is challenge enough but with his extraordinary face, will he be able to show them that despite his face his just like everybody else?

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