Author: R. J. Palacio

Book Review: Auggie and Me

Book Review: Auggie and Me

Auggie and Me is a set of three short stories from different view points of kids in the book Wonder. I cried pretty much through every story. I loved getting to know Julian, the boy who seems a bit of a villain and bully and has to come to terms with his actions in his short story titled Julian. I feel like I understand the way he acted now and admit to shedding some tears for his situation. In the story Pluto, we get to meet Auggie’s first best friend Christopher and see what happened to drive them apart after having moved. He was only […]

Posted March 10, 2017
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Book View: Wonder

Book View: Wonder

Wonder is one of those books that I knew I would kick myself for not reading sooner. I meant to read it during the school year, while all my students were singing its praises and the middle school in our district was even reading it as a 1 book, 1 school project. Yet, I didn’t. I read it right after school ended. I would highly suggest keeping a tissue box nearby. There are some amazing moments in this book and the book is from several points of view, giving insight into how Auggie, his older sister, and a few other […]

Posted July 4, 2014
Book Review, Book Views
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