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Can a convicted criminal be trusted to help solve their case, or will he lead them straight into a double cross?


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Can she restore his reputation or will he jeopardize hers?


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Family, second chances--and the connections that bring women together in hope and healing. . .


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Will this unlikely match prosper or fall to the shoals of the ton?


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The Irresistible Italian: Married for Business


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You'll never be the same




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Also by R. J. Palacio:

Wonder, February 2012
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Wonder
R. J. Palacio

Knopf Books for Young Readers
February 2012
On Sale: February 14, 2012
320 pages
ISBN: 0375869026
EAN: 9780375869020
Kindle: B0051ANPZQ
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$15.99
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Childrens

I won't describe what I look like. Whatever you're thinking, it's probably worse.

August (Auggie) Pullman was born with a facial deformity that prevented him from going to a mainstream school—until now. He's about to start 5th grade at Beecher Prep, and if you've ever been the new kid then you know how hard that can be. The thing is Auggie's just an ordinary kid, with an extraordinary face. But can he convince his new classmates that he's just like them, despite appearances?

R. J. Palacio has written a spare, warm, uplifting story that will have readers laughing one minute and wiping away tears the next. With wonderfully realistic family interactions (flawed, but loving), lively school scenes, and short chapters, Wonder is accessible to readers of all levels.

Media Buzz

Good Morning America - July 4, 2013
Morning Edition - March 22, 2012

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