Miles is a hulking boy who begins the school year as one of Julian's sidekicks. He bullies August or is complicit in Julian's bullying until the class camping trip, which Julian doesn't attend. There, Miles assists Henry and Amos in rescuing August from seventh-grade bullies from another school. He accepts August as a friend after that.
Miles Character Timeline in Wonder
The timeline below shows where the character Miles appears in Wonder. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
August: The Bleeding Scream
...is very realistic. Julian is deep in conversation with two mummies that August figures are Miles and Henry. They're all looking like they're waiting for August to arrive as Boba Fett. (full context)
Summer: The Halloween Party
Jack: Private School
...or working two jobs. One day after Thanksgiving, Jack hangs out with Julian, Henry, and Miles at recess. Julian, whose family is wealthy, complains about having to go to Paris for... (full context)
Justin: The Bus Stop
August: The Auggie Doll
August: The Woods Are Alive
August: Voices in the Dark
August: The Emperor's Guard
August: The Shift
...more fantastical than the truth. For August, the best part is that Amos, Henry, and Miles treat him like he's one of them. Julian's popularity suffers because he wasn't there, and... (full context)