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The Resource Wonder, R.J. Palacio ; retold by Nick Bullard ; illustrated by Guy Harvey

Wonder, R.J. Palacio ; retold by Nick Bullard ; illustrated by Guy Harvey

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Wonder
Title
Wonder
Statement of responsibility
R.J. Palacio ; retold by Nick Bullard ; illustrated by Guy Harvey
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Contributor
Author
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Language
eng
Summary
August Pullman has been home-schooled all his life. Now he is starting fifth grade at a New York City middle school. He doesn't want to draw attention to himself, but that isn't easy when he looks like he does. Penguin Readers is a series of the best new fiction, essential non-fiction and popular classics written for learners of English as a foreign language. Beautifully illustrated and carefully adapted, the series introduces language learners around the world to the bestselling authors and most compelling content from Penguin Random House. The eight levels of Penguin Readers follow the Common European Framework and include language activities that help readers to develop key skills
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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
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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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10106690
Cataloging source
SALS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bullard, Nick
Dewey number
813.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For ages 12+ years
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
790
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Harvey, Guy
  • Palacio, R. J
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
aPenguin readers. Level 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abnormalities, Human
  • Children with disabilities
  • Self-acceptance
  • Schools
  • Friendship
  • Readers (Secondary)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Wonder, R.J. Palacio ; retold by Nick Bullard ; illustrated by Guy Harvey
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Great Britain: R. J. Palacio, 2012
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000066169759
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Penguin readers edition.
Extent
80 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780241397893
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1124922013
Label
Wonder, R.J. Palacio ; retold by Nick Bullard ; illustrated by Guy Harvey
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Great Britain: R. J. Palacio, 2012
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000066169759
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Penguin readers edition.
Extent
80 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780241397893
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1124922013

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