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Popular fiction Wunder
- Price: £17.50
- ISBN: 9783446241756
- Availability: Out of stock - expected on 27/07/2020 if you order today
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'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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|Market||Ages 15-16||Level||Fluent/native speakers|
|Publication Date||February 2013||Authors||R J Palacio|
|Inspection Copy||No||Delivery||Out of stock - expected on 27/07/2020 if you order today|
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