About this book
The funny, sweet and moving story of Auggie Pullman. Born with a terrible facial deformity, Auggie has been home-schooled by his parents for his whole life, but now at the age of 10 is about to go to a real school for the first time. We follow his journey through his first year at Beecher Prep, and it's frank, powerful, sad, warm and sensitively-handled stuff. Ages: 9+
Born with a terrible facial abnormality, this shy, bright ten-year-old Auggie Pullman has been home-schooled by his parents for his whole life, in an attempt to protect him from the cruelty of the outside world. Now, for the first time, Auggie is being sent to a real school. But can he convince his new classmates that he's just like them?
|Random House Children's Books|