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A New York Times bestseller for three years and counting! “A gutsy, candid, and compelling story. It speaks volumes.” —School Library Journal (starred review) “Unflinching and realistic.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review) From award-winning author Sharon Draper comes a story that will forever change

Author Sharon M. Draper

Pages 295

Publisher Simon and Schuster

Published Date 2012-05

ISBN 1416971718 9781416971719

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garraty_mcvries shared a tip "Great elementary read that I still remember."

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lauren_fowler_6427 shared a tip "This book is really beautiful. An eye opener."

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flickeredflame shared a tip "it’s cute! it’s a delightful (albeit sometimes heartbreaking) slice of life story about a disabled lass"

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sam.mcd shared a tip "7/10. slow start but the story line and characters win you over. would recommend reading if you haven’t already!!"

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maniii shared a tip "One of my favorites ever I’ve read it over 10 times I just love Melody so much"

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addison_elly shared a tip "I didn’t like the way the book was written and It wasn’t an interesting story for me"

lindsay_demaestri shared a tip "Great book to read with your kids!"

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ella_eckerley shared a tip "This is a great book following the theme of acceptance:)) I’ve read this twice. Recommend!!"

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ayla_johnston shared a tip "I have sadly not read any of their other works but I have loved this book for over 8 years!"

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jodi_grubb shared a tip "Wonder by R.J. Palacio is another good one!"

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jodi_grubb shared a tip "Wonder by R.J. Palacio is another good one!"

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cori_barwick shared a tip "Currently I am reading a ton of ww2 books! How about you?"

payton_kugler shared a tip "Awesome meaning behind the story"

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kira_bilodeau shared a tip "Fun and nice story to bring awareness with twists and turns and of course some humour"

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oswaldo_mezquita shared a tip "Favorite book, 5th grade William Allen White."

jackie_7359 shared a tip "This was such an amazing book, and I recommend everyone reads it. It really makes you think"

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Zoe_Ye shared a tip "Best realistic fiction book ever."

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h3arts4addy shared a tip "i read this book in class and i adored it i just bought the sequel!!"

allisongibson2025 shared a tip "read this in sixth grade and just found it. gonna read again!"

madison_french_7222 shared a tip "This book is really good and it has a series out of my heart"

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anna_hope shared a tip "What a great story. Make sure you have Kleenex. It made me see things just a little different."

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deborah_armstrong shared a tip "Beautiful. Tragic. Redemptive. Stop what you’re doing and read this now. It’s life changing."

ellie_donald_1 shared a tip "I’ve read this book, and I couldn’t put it down! I loved it"

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hailey_bentivegna shared a tip "Loved this one"

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sophie_agirre shared a tip "It was an amazing book! I definitely recommend!"

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kathryn_ann_kathryn shared a tip "This was such a good book"

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himiko_9731 shared a tip "Perhaps you should read ‘Turtles all the way down’ <3"

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morgan_hurlock shared a tip "one of my favorites! such a moving story."

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Ash_is_trash shared a tip "Read this book in 5th grade and absolutely loved it! When I found out there was another one that just came out I had to read it!"

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lauren_9145 shared a tip "Awesome book. Made be cry. Now I want to make a change in the world.  Melody is such a moving person."

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gamergirl_14 shared a tip "loved this book"

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crystal_shine shared a tip "Its a amazing book."

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kimmie_marie shared a tip "Best book I have ever read!"

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gems shared a tip "This is an amazing book! It was very interesting to learn about what it is like to have cerebral palsy. This was a great read."

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OliDoggie shared a tip "This Book Is Amazing! Made Me Shead A Million Tears At The End."

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awesome_user_519570 shared a tip "I read this book when I was a little girl and then I read it again when I was older and it’s still as good as I remember."

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alana_halliday shared a tip "I read this at a pretty young age and it still stays with me! Beautiful, funny, and at some times tragic and extremely addicting!"

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heaven-lei_del_valle shared a tip "This in an amazing book , so well written and tore at my heart strings (in a good way!)"

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kennedy_keating shared a tip "I read this a couple years ago. I remember it being one of my favorites<3"

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rainlikestoread shared a tip "I love this book! I recommend it, it is so good! #outofmymind #disability #recommendations"

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janae_waughtal shared a tip "It gave a different type of pov because of the fact that she couldn't speak."

ann_weis shared a tip "Great book! Sheds light on the struggles of differently-abled young lady struggling to let the world know what she knows."

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catcatcat shared a tip "Cool interesting book in my opinion"

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