Wonder is a novel for children written by R. J. Palacio. The author wrote this novel after a real-life incident which happened when her son saw a girl with a severe facial deformity. At that moment, Palacio had removed her son from the scene to avoid his bad reaction so that the girl might not get upset by his reaction. If you want to get the book, download Wonder Pdf by R. J. Palacio right now from our website. We have also reviewed the book so make sure that you read that as well.
Wonder by R. J. Palacio Review:
After the incident, the author got inspired by Natalie’s Merchant song with the same title and in fact, she adopted the title from the song itself. The song played such an important role which made the author realize that she could have learned a very important lesson from the incident. The book rose to critical and commercial success and also got a film adaptation which got released in 2017.
Wonder gained a lot of commercial and critical success and became one of the New York Times Bestsellers in 2012. As far as the other awards are concerned, it won the Maine Student Book Award in 2014 and many others. On the Goodreads, this is one of the highest rated books with 4.4 score out of 5. The book got translated into 29 languages and in the first year, it sold 5 million copies.
Wonder by R. J. Palacio Plot Summary:
The story is of a teenager named August Pullman who is homeschooled by his parents due to the facial deformity he has. They don’t allow him to go to the school or the outside world so that people might now mock their son. However, they finally decide to send him into the outside world to experience it and this is where the interesting part of the book begins.