Shingaling: A Wonder Story by R. J. Palacio

Shingaling: A Wonder Story

R. J. Palacio


Shingaling: 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.Readers have also been given a special look at another side of Auggie's story withThe Julian Chapterand a peek at his life before Beecher Prep inPluto. In Shingaling,the third Wonder Story, they'll read about life as a fifth grader at Beecher Prep through the eyes of Charlotte, the girl who had been chosen to be Auggie's "e;welcome"e; buddy. Readers will not only learn more about Charlotte and her budding friendship with reader-favorite, Summer (they solve a mystery together), but how the girls at Beecher Prep react to Auggie attending their school for the first time, and how Charlotte came to write the precept she used at the end of Wonder, "e;It's not enough to be friendly. You have to be a friend."e;

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

Publication date

12th May 2015




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