The Wonder of Dad
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The Wonder of Dad by Phyllis Hobe

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Published by C.R. Gibson Company .
Written in English


  • Inspirational

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Open LibraryOL11516842M
ISBN 100837877024
ISBN 109780837877020

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Before she began homeschooling August she was a children's book illustrator, though August insists that her "boy" illustrations aren't that great. She's also not very good at teaching August about fractions. She's a worrier, which is balanced out some by Dad 's joking nature. Auggie (August) Pullman is ten years old. He loves Xbox, his dog, Daisy, and he really loves Star Wars. His favorite character is Jango Fett, and he used to have a small braid in the back of his head like a Padawan Jedi apprentice. His favorite holiday is Halloween, and his birthday is October 10th. Auggie has had twenty-seven surgeries—some. To this end, Dad is very willing throughout the novel to treat August in a more adult way when August asks for it, as when August asks Dad not to call him "Auggie Doggie." Dad Quotes in Wonder The Wonder quotes below are all either spoken by Dad or refer to Dad. WonderDads, Novato, California. 59K likes. Products and services that help today’s generation of Dads embrace their kid’s childhood years (ages ).Followers: 61K.

An Absolute ‘Wonder’ of a Book Yes this book is truly a wonder! If I am completely honest I never really enjoyed reading books until I read Wonder by R. J. Palacio, which was the very first novel that I had difficulty putting down. Wonder is the story of 10 year old August Pullman (Auggie to his friends) who has a severe facial deformity/5(K). Summary. The protagonist, August "Auggie" Pullman, begins by explaining that he knows he is not an ordinary ten-year-old was born with a facial deformity; consequently, other people always stare at him and make faces. His parents and his big sister Via always defend him, but he has gotten used to uncomfortable reactions by now. Wonder R.J. Palacio August (Auggie) Pullman was born with a facial deformity that prevented him from going to a mainstream school—until now. He's about to enter fifth grade at Beecher Prep, and if you've ever been the new kid, them you know how hard that can be. The thing is Auggie's just an ordinary kid, with an extraordinary Size: KB.   Directed by Stephen Chbosky. With Jacob Tremblay, Owen Wilson, Izabela Vidovic, Julia Roberts. Based on the New York Times bestseller, this movie tells the incredibly inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences who enters the fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.8/10(K).

Auggie is a ten-year-old boy who was born with a facial deformity. All Auggie wants is to feel normal, but he has had to get used to being stared at and avoided by others throughout his entire life. The novel tells the story of Auggie going to a real school for the first time and growing up substantially over the course of his first year there. Wonder () cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.   This is the most dramatic scene in this movie is so great, it deserves The Oscar It is unfair that it was not nominated Sad Scene Wonder Lionsgate.   Wonder's greatest lessons are more emotional or behavioral than the book does go into some detail about genetics and the probability of a child developing physical differences like Auggie's. The novel also offers a telling view into middle school life and curriculum and a bit about the differences between middle school and high school culture.4/5.