Source:Alfred A. Knopf, New York, p.315 (2012)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3616 .A33853 W66 2012
Keywords:Abnormalities, Abnormalities, Human--Fiction, Birth defects--Fiction, Brothers and sisters--Juvenile fiction, Divorce--Juvenile fiction, Dust jackets (Bindings)--2012, Human--Juvenile fiction, Middle schools--Fiction, Middle schools--Juvenile fiction, Parent and child--Juvenile fiction, Schools--Fiction, Schools--Juvenile fiction, Self-acceptance--Fiction, Self-acceptance--Juvenile fiction, Students--Juvenile fiction
Summary: Ten-year-old Auggie Pullman, who was born with extreme facial abnormalities and was not expected to survive, goes from being home-schooled to entering fifth grade at a private middle school in Manhattan, which entails enduring the taunting and fear of his classmates as he struggles to be seen as just another student.
Lexile measure 790; Ages 9-12