This just in! Wonder by R.J. Palacio is the breakout book of 2012 and we now have a copy in the library.
“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 Beacher Prep, and if you’ve ever been the new kid, then you know how hard that can be. the thing is Auggie’s just and ordinary kid, with an extraordinary face. But can he convince his new classmates that he’s just like them, despite appearances?”