August Pullman was born with a facial deformity that prevented him from going to a mainstream school, until now. This upcoming year, August will be starting fifth grade at Beecher Prep. As he adjusts to his new school, August must find ways to show his classmates that despite appearances, he's just like them.
Main Article: Wonder (film)
In 2014, it was announced that R.J. Palacio's bestselling novel would be adapted into a film to be directed by Paul King. However, King dropped out due to his work on Paddington 2 and was replaced by Stephen Chbosky.