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White Bird: A Wonder Story

White Bird: A Wonder Story

Author: R.J. Palacio
Narrator: Various
Illustrator: R.J. Palacio

SYDNEY TAYLOR AWARD WINNER • A NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR • NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In R. J. Palacio's bestselling collection of stories Auggie & Me, which expands on characters in Wonder, readers were introduced to Julian's grandmother, Grandmère. Here, Palacio makes her graphic novel debut with Grandmère's heartrending story: how she, a young Jewish girl, was hidden by a family in a Nazi-occupied French village during World War II; how the boy she and her classmates once shunned became her savior and best friend. Sara's harrowing experience movingly demonstrates the power of kindness to change hearts, build bridges, and even save lives. As Grandmère tells Julian, "It always takes courage to be kind, but in those days, such kindness could cost you everything." With poignant symbolism and gorgeous artwork that brings Sara's story out of the past and cements it firmly in this moment in history, White Bird is sure to captivate anyone who was moved by the book Wonder or the blockbuster movie adaptation and its message.

Note: Device not to scale.


Stock Status: In Stock
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ISBN: 9798822674554
SKU#: WB001215
Audio Publisher: Penguin Random House
Release Date: Oct. 1, 2023
Language: English
Binding: Hardcover
Segment: Diverse Stories


Kirkus Starred Review
New York Times Best Seller
Warning: Choking Hazard
Small parts. Not for children under 3 years.