Holes by Sachar, Louis (#03511L7)

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Holes

by Sachar, Louis
Paperback Dell Yearling, c1998, p2000

$8.99

Overview
From Follett

"A Yearling book." As further evidence of his family's bad fortune which they attribute to a curse on a distant relative, Stanley Yelnats is sent to a hellish correctional camp in the Texas desert where he finds his first real friend, a treasure, and a new sense of himself.

Reviews & Awards
  • ALA Notable Children's Books, 1999
  • Elementary School Library Collection, 06/01/00
  • Five Owls, 04/01/07
  • Horn Book Magazine, 04/01/09
  • Horn Book Magazine starred, 09/01/98
  • New York Public Library Books for the Teen Age, 1999
  • Newbery Medal, 1999
  • Publishers Weekly starred, 07/27/98
  • School Library Journal starred, 09/01/98
  • Wilson's Children, 10/01/10
  • Wilson's Junior High School, 08/01/99
Product Details
  • Publisher: Dell Yearling
  • Publication Date: May 9, 2000
  • Format: Paperback
  • Series: Yearling Newbery
  • Dewey: -Fic-
  • Classifications: Fiction
  • Description: 233 pages ; 20 cm.
  • ISBN-10: 0-440-41480-6
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-440-41480-3
  • Follett Number: 03511L7
  • Interest Level: 5-8
  • Reading Level: 4.6
  • ATOS Book Level: 4.6
  • AR Interest Level: MG
  • AR Points: 7
  • AR Quiz: 28081EN
  • Reading Counts Level: 5.2
  • Reading Counts Points: 12
  • Lexile: 660L
  • Fountas & Pinnell: V