Everyone is different, and that should be celebrated. But sometimes people who have disabilities or who may be considered outsiders have tough experiences. These uplifting stories of bravery and self-confidence will help us all learn that kindness and friendship go a long way.
Bullying affects children and adults, but it’s never too late to learn to be kind to others. R.J. Palacio’s inspiring and eye-opening story of August Pullman teaches some valuable lessons about bullying…
Games & activities
Choose kind this Easter and paint your own Auggie-inspired Easter egg with this easy to follow DIY tutorial.
In Wonder, R. J. Palacio's life-affirming and sometimes heartbreaking story, a facially disfigured boy named August navigates his way through his first year at middle school. Read an extract from the opening chapters.
Wonder tells the unforgettable story of August Pullman - a boy who's desperate to blend in but is destined to stand out. Here are ten uplifting quotes from the story, that will inspire you to always #ChooseKind.
R. J. Palacio lives in Brooklyn, NY with her husband, two sons and two dogs (Bear and Beau). Her debut novel, Wonder, has been on the New York Times bestseller list since March, 2012, and has sold over 14 million copies worldwide. The book’s message of kindness has inspired the Choose Kind movement, and has been embraced by readers, young and old, around the world.
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