If you have read R.J. Palacio's extraordinary book, WONDER, then you may remember Mr. Browne's precepts...the special inspirational quotes he shared with his students. The fabulous people at Knopf (Random House) are about to publish a book entitled: 365 DAYS OF WONDER! MR. BROWNE'S BOOK OF PRECEPTS. It will be available on August 26, 2014. To create this BOOK OF PRECEPTS, author R.J.Palacio asked fans from around the world to submit their own precepts and she used 100 of them. The others are quotes from writers, singers, philosophers and historical figures.
Here is one that Mr. Browne cherished above all:
We carry within us the wonders we seek around us.
And from Hanz... "I've learned that life is like a book. Sometimes we must close a chapter and begin the next one.
978-0553499049 432 pages Ages 8-15 and up
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