August "Auggie" Pullman, his mom, his dad, and his sister, Via live in a house in North River Heights. Auggie's parents enroll him in a school called Beecher Prep where he meets a new friend named Jack.
Auggie constantly gets bullied for the way he looks and it makes him feel unwanted and he starts shutting everyone out and keeping to himself.
He makes friends with a boy named Jack and they started hanging out a lot. This caused Auggie to begin enjoying school because it meant he got to see his new friend, Jack.
Auggie catches Jack talking bad about him behind his back so he leaves and quits going to school, not talking to anybody, especially not Jack.
Jack finds out that Auggie had heard what he said about him and he realizes how much he actually misses him, so he apologizes and they try their friendship another time. They start to become friends again and create new memories, giving Auggie more motivation to continue with school.
Auggie finally realizes how truly grateful he is for the friends and family around him and he gets through middle school successfully, knowing that he is loved by so many people.