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White Bird (Hardback)

By Palacio, R. J.

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A powerful, unforgettable graphic novel from the world of Wonder, by globally bestselling and award-winning author R J Palacio. To the millions of readers who fell in love with R J Palacio's Wonder, Julian is best-known as Auggie Pullman's classroom bully. White Bird reveals a ne... read full description below.

ISBN 9780241397244
Barcode 9780241397244
Published 1 October 2019 by Penguin
Format Hardback
Series Wonder
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ISBN-13 9780241397244
ISBN-10 0241397243
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Penguin Books Ltd
Publication Date 1 October 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Palacio, R. J.
Series Wonder
Category Teenage Romance
Historical Fiction
Graphic / Comic Strip
Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Personal Awareness: Safety Matters
Disability & Illness
Number of Pages 224
Dimensions Width: 181mm
Height: 257mm
Spine: 23mm
Weight 863g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Bullying, JUVENILE FICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels / General, Historical fiction Children's / Teenage, Personal & social issues disability & special needs Children's / Teenage, Romance & relationships stories Children's / Teenage
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 741.5
Catalogue Code 991277

Description of this Book

A powerful, unforgettable graphic novel from the world of Wonder, by globally bestselling and award-winning author R J Palacio. To the millions of readers who fell in love with R J Palacio's Wonder, Julian is best-known as Auggie Pullman's classroom bully. White Bird reveals a new side to Julian's story, as Julian discovers the moving and powerful tale of his grandmother, who was hidden from the Nazis as a young Jewish girl in occupied France during the Second World War. An unforgettable, unputdownable story about strength, courage and the power of kindness to change hearts, build bridges, and even save lives, from the globally bestselling author of Wonder.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review A gripping human story * Publishers Weekly * A must-read graphic novel that is both heart-rending and beautifully hopeful * Kirkus * Extraordinarily powerful * Forbes *
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

R. J. Palacio was born and raised in New York City. She attended the High School of Art and Design and the Parsons School of Design, where she majored in illustration. She was a graphic designer and an art director for many years before writing her critically acclaimed debut novel, Wonder, which has been on the New York Times bestseller list since March 2012, and sold over 16 million copies worldwide. In addition to Wonder, R. J. has written Auggie & Me- Three Wonder Stories, 365 Days of Wonder, We're All Wonders, and White Bird- A Wonder Story. She lives in Brooklyn, New York, with her husband, two sons and two dogs (Bear and Beau). Learn more about her at www.wonderthebook.com or on Twitter at @RJPalacio.

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