On the one hand the boy Augustus Pulman same as well as other boys of his age — likes to go to birthday parties of friends, to play computer games, is fan of "Star wars", plays with the dog, quarrels and reconciled with elder sister. And with another — he at all not such as other boys of his age. First, Augustus never went to usual school — from the first class of the house with him mother was engaged. Secondly, Augustus has undergone 27 operations. Because of very rare, but sometimes meeting genetic mistake Augustus has no person. And here such boy has to go to school. For the first time. To ordinary children.