December 19, 2014

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PHOTOS: Sixth-graders across Medina County to get ‘Wonder’ book

Two hundred copies of R.J. Palacio’s “Wonder” were delivered to Buckeye sixth-graders on Tuesday. Donors supplied enough funds to get copies of the book to 2,300 sixth-graders in Medina County.

Buckeye  sixth-graders cheer Tuesday after receiving copies. (NICK GLUNT / GAZETTE)

Buckeye sixth-graders cheer Tuesday after receiving copies. (NICK GLUNT / GAZETTE)

Seth Kujat, executive director of United Way of Medina County, tells Buckeye sixth-graders on Tuesday how area businesses, organizations and private donors helped to suppy copies of the children’s novel by R.J. Palacio. (NICK GLUNT / GAZETTE)

Seth Kujat, executive director of United Way of Medina County, tells Buckeye sixth-graders on Tuesday how area businesses, organizations and private donors helped to suppy copies of the children’s novel by R.J. Palacio. (NICK GLUNT / GAZETTE)

Buckeye sixth graders began reading "Wonder" within minutes of receiving copies of the book. (NICK GLUNT / GAZETTE)

Buckeye sixth graders began reading “Wonder” within minutes of receiving copies of the book. (NICK GLUNT / GAZETTE)