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Wonder, (kit)

Label
Wonder
Title
Wonder
Statement of responsibility
by R.J. Palacio
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • August (Auggie) Pullman was born with a facial difference that prevented him from going to a mainstream school. Now he is about to enter fifth grade at Beecher Prep and he has to convince everyone at his new school that he is just an ordinary kid
  • 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
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
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2013
  • Beehive Children's Fiction Book Award (Utah), 2014.
  • Black-Eyed Susan Book Award (Maryland), Grades 6-9, 2014.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2012
  • Bluestem Award: Illinois' Grades 3-5 Readers' Choice Award, 2014.
  • Buckeye Children's Book Award (Ohio), Grades 3-5, 2013.
  • California Young Reader Medal, Intermediate, 2015.
  • Charlotte Award (New York), Middle School, 2014.
  • Colorado Children's Book Award, Junior Book, 2014.
  • E.B. White Read-Aloud Awards, Middle Reader (formerly Indies' Choice Book Awards, Middle Reader), 2013.
  • Flicker Tale Children's Book Award (North Dakota) for Juvenile Fiction, 2014.
  • Georgia Children's Book Award, 2014.
  • Golden Archer Awards (Wisconsin): Intermediate, 2015.
  • Golden Sower Award (Nebraska), Grades 4-6, 2014.
  • Grand Canyon Reader Award (Arizona), Intermediate Book Category, 2015.
  • Great Lakes Great Books Award (Michigan), Grades 6-8, 2013.
  • Great Stone Face Children's Book Award (New Hampshire), 2013
  • Indian Paintbrush Book Award (Wyoming), 2014.
  • Josette Frank Award, 2013.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades 3-5, 2014.
  • Land of Enchantment Book Award (New Mexico), Children's category, 2014.
  • Maine Student Book Award, 2014.
  • Mark Twain Award (Missouri), 2015.
  • Nene Award (Hawaii), 2015.
  • North Carolina Children's Book Award, Junior Books category, 2014.
  • Prairie Pasque Children's Book Award (South Dakota), 2014.
  • Rebecca Caudill Young Reader's Book Award (Illinois), 2014.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2012.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Children’s Books, 2014.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Middle School, 2014.
  • West Australian Young Readers' Book Award (WAYRBA), Younger Readers, 2013.
  • Young Hoosier Book Award, Intermediate Books, 2015.
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Junior, 2015.
Awards note
New York Times Best Seller.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10106690
Cataloging source
cm
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Palacio, R.J
Dewey number
J BOOKTALK IN A BAG Wonder
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
790
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
PerformerNote
Read by Diana Steele, Nick Podehl, and Kate Rudd
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Abnormalities, Human
  • Self-acceptance
  • Middle schools
  • Florida
  • Reading (Middle school)
  • Parent and child
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Wonder, (kit)
Instantiates
Carrier category
  • volume
  • object
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • nr
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • three-dimensional form
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • tdf
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
  • 21 1/2 cm
  • 4 3/4 in.
Extent
  • Book: Hoot ($16.99); Book on CD: Hoot (includes 7 discs) ($24.99); Information packet: ($1.50); Totebag: ($10.90).
  • 316 pages
  • 7 audio discs (8 hrs., 12 min.)
Isbn
9781536611779
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
digital
Label
Wonder, (kit)
Carrier category
  • volume
  • object
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • nr
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • three-dimensional form
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • tdf
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
  • 21 1/2 cm
  • 4 3/4 in.
Extent
  • Book: Hoot ($16.99); Book on CD: Hoot (includes 7 discs) ($24.99); Information packet: ($1.50); Totebag: ($10.90).
  • 316 pages
  • 7 audio discs (8 hrs., 12 min.)
Isbn
9781536611779
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
digital

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