My Little Pocketbooks: Quicky Review #27: The Julian's Chapter   

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Quicky Review #27: The Julian's Chapter

Welcome back to another Quicky Review everyone.
A lot of the time I like to read short stories, prequels and free audiobooks that are short and sweet.  But why do a full review on a book that is say...80 pages long.  So I do Quicky Reviews for the shorties and children books as well.  Basically, the short stories get short reviews.
Here is just a few sentences on one children's e-book from last month.
There are other Quicky Reviews for you to check out too and don't worry there will be more to come. I like short stories because most of them are FREE and I can get in and out of one in no time.

Previous Quicky Review
http://amzn.to/1Et1dVq
Author: R.J. Palacio
Genre: Short Story 
Age Range: 8 - 12
Release Date: May 13, 2014
E-Book: 85 pages
 Source: Purchased from iBooks
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00GGBE1NY

 Book Description

Over 1 million people have read Wonder and have fallen in love with Auggie Pullman, an ordinary boy with an extraordinary face. Now readers will have a chance to hear from the book's most controversial character—Julian.
From the very first day Auggie and Julian met in the pages of the #1 New York Times bestseller Wonder, it was clear they were never going to be friends, with Julian treating Auggie like he had the plague. And while Wonder told Auggie's story through six different viewpoints, Julian's perspective was never shared. Readers could only guess what he was thinking.
Until now. The Julian Chapter will finally reveal the bully's side of the story. Why is Julian so unkind to Auggie? And does he have a chance for redemption?

My Thoughts

What a wonderful short story?!  It has all the element you would think a great kids book should have.  I love how the reader learns a lesson through the characters actions and the big message is "Choose Kind!"  
I love this book and writer.  There is nothing questionable at all.  100% great story for everyone not just kids.  Please read Wonder first!  

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