Holes
ISBN: 0440414806
EAN13: 9780440414803
Language: English
Pages: 240
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 8.00" L x 5.00" W
Format: Paperback
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Book Overview
This 1999 Newbery Medal and National Book Award winner is a dazzling blend of social commentary, tall tale, and magic realism (Publishers Weekly). Stanley is sent to a boys' detention center and forced to dig holes. He realizes that boys are digging holes because the warden is looking for something. Stanley tries to dig up the truth. Teacher Night tour.
Editor Reviews
From the front Cover Stanley Yelnats tries to dig up the truth in this inventive and darkly humorous tale of crime and punishment-and redemption.