Pluto: A Wonder Story by R. J. Palacio

Pluto: A Wonder Story

R. J. Palacio


Pluto: A Wonder Story by R. J. Palacio

WONDERIS SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE STARRING JULIA ROBERTS AND JACOB TREMBLAY!Over 5 million people have read the #1New York TimesbestsellerWonderthe book that inspired the Choose Kind movementand have fallen in love with Auggie Pullman, an ordinary boy with an extraordinary face.Last year readers were given a special look at another side of his story withThe Julian Chapter, and now they'll get a peek at Auggie's life before Beecher Prep, with an exclusive newshort story told entirely from the point of view of Christopher, Auggie'soldestfriend. Christopher was Auggie'sbestfriendfrom the time they were babies untilhis familymoved away; he was there through all of Auggie's surgeries and heartbreaks,through bad times and goodlike Star Wars marathons and dreams of traveling to Pluto together. Alternating between childhood flashbacks and the present day, an especially bad day for Christopher, Pluto is the story of two boys grown apart learning that good friendships are worth a little extra effort.

About the Author

R. J. Palacio is a graphic designer by day and a writer by night. She lives in New York City with her family and a black dog called Bear. The Times chose her as one of their 100 people to watch in 2012.

Wonder is her first novel.

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Random House Children's Books Knopf Books for Young Readers

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10th February 2015




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