September 5, 2015

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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)


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Nick Glunt primarily covers courts and crime in Medina County. He has been with The Gazette since September 2012 and also serves as the newspaper's web editor. Contact him at (330) 721-4048 or via email at nglunt@medina-gazette.com.