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R.J. Palacio Message Board 1/1/2012
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Author Palacio's Book Reviews

The books main character is August. He is a ordinary 11 year old that is starting fifth grade, but he was born with a rare genetic disease that causes his face to look different. His parents made the difficult decision to stop home schooling and enroll him in a private school. When he first got there he had only 2 friends, Summer and Jack. Everyone else in the school was scared or would try to bully August. In the end August stole the hearts of...