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Wonder by R.J. Palacio

August Pullman, a.k.a. “Auggie”, has not been in mainstream schools up to this point because he was born with a facial difference.  However, in fifth grade, he and his family decide to enroll him at Beecher Prep. He faces challenges, … Continue reading

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Sylvie by Jennifer Sattler:

Sylvie the flamingo is trying on different identities.  Once she learns that she is pink because of her shrimp diet, she experiments with different food.  She turns purple from eating grapes, brown from eating chocolate, and other attractive colors.  However, … Continue reading

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