Auggie is the main character of the book he has a disease called Treacher Collins. Auggie is in fifth grade. He is homeschooled. He has an older sister named Via.
Auggies mother and father want to send Auggie to a private school. But Auggie doesn’t want to go to school he wants to stay homeschooled. Auggie goes on a tour of the school with his mom, the principal Mr. Tushman, and 3 kids Charlotte, Jack, and Julian. Charlotte and Jack are nice but Julian is not the nicest person.
Everyone keeps staring at Auggie because of the way he looks. He becomes friend with a girl named Summer. Summer enjoys being friend with Auggie because she can be herself she doesn't have to try to be like everybody else. Jack is also friends with Auggie but he doesn't always hang out with him.
Everyone is now used to Auggie and the way he looks. Halloween was his favorite holiday because nobody had to see his face because of the mask he wore. When he got into his first class on Halloween Day he walked in class and heard Jack talking bad about him. Auggie got really sad because he thought Jack was nice. That day he went home sick.
Julian had a Christmas Party but he didn't invite Summer, Jack, Or Auggie. Julian made mostly everybody turns against Jack and Auggie. Jack has started to hang out with Auggie and Summer. Julian hasn't been very nice to them, he kept on putting mean notes in their lockers.
Auggie has been through half of the year now but it is getting harder for him because of Julian. Auggie just trying to be a normal kid. Auggie doesn't want people to judge him by the way looks.