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Sachar, Louis 1954-

Overview
Works: 314 works in 1,580 publications in 17 languages and 83,254 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humorous fiction  Drama  Young adult works  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Adventure stories  Novels  Children's films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Scenarist, Contributor, dki
Classifications: PZ7.S1185, FIC
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Holes by Louis Sachar( Book )

225 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 16 languages and held by 10,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Small steps by Louis Sachar( Book )

54 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 5,724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two years after being released from Camp Green Lake, Armpit is trying hard to keep his life on track, but when his old pal X-Ray shows up with a plan to make some easy money scalping concert tickets, Armpit reluctantly goes along
Sideways stories from Wayside School by Louis Sachar( Book )

65 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in English and Chinese and held by 5,391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humorous episodes from the classroom on the thirtieth floor of Wayside School, which was accidentally built sideways with one classroom on each story
Wayside School is falling down by Louis Sachar( Book )

49 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 4,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More humorous episodes from the classroom on the thirtieth floor of Wayside School, where students learn to tango, face the cafeteria's dreaded Mushroom Surprise, and study a hobo during show and tell. Sequel to "Sideways Stories from Wayside School."
There's a boy in the girls bathroom by Louis Sachar( Book )

57 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 4,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unmanageable, but lovable, eleven-year-old misfit learns to believe in himself when he gets to know the new school counselor, who is a sort of misfit too
Wayside School gets a little stranger by Louis Sachar( Book )

35 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in English and Chinese and held by 3,813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unusual things continue to happen in the classroom on the thirtieth floor of Wayside School, which was accidentally built sideways with one classroom on each story
Holes by Walt Disney( Visual )

32 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 3,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Stanley Yelnats finds himself at Camp Green Lake, where digging a hole a day keeps the warden at bay and "builds character". An ancient family curse still dogs Stanley and he's thrown headlong into the adventure of his life. Stanley and his campmates will have to forge fast friendships to unearth the mystery of what's really going on in the desert
Dogs don't tell jokes by Louis Sachar( Book )

40 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Gary, known as Goon because of his constant clowning and joke-telling, tries to change his image and make new friends at school
The cardturner by Louis Sachar( Book )

29 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 2,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his wealthy uncle, a champion bridge player who has lost his vision, asks seventeen-year-old Alton to be a cardturner for him, Alton has no idea how much he will ultimately learn from his eccentric relative. Includes appendix by Syd Fox with information about bridge
Holes by Louis Sachar( Recording )

63 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 sense of himself
Marvin Redpost: by Louis Sachar( Book )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 2,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small incident during recess threatens to turn nine-year-old Marvin into the outcast of his third-grade class
Fuzzy mud by Louis Sachar( Book )

20 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two middle-grade kids take a shortcut home from school and discover what looks like fuzzy mud but is actually a substance with the potential to wreak havoc on the entire world"--
Marvin Redpost : alone in his teacher's house by Louis Sachar( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 1,862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marvin is pleased when his teacher asks him to take care of her dog while she's away, but he soon finds that there's more pressure involved than he likes
Marvin Redpost : is he a girl? by Louis Sachar( Book )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 1,742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Casey Happleton tells him that if he kisses his elbow he will turn into a girl, nine-year-old Marvin experiments and finds himself very confused about his identity
The boy who lost his face by Louis Sachar( Book )

37 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and Korean and held by 1,693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David receives a curse from an elderly woman he has helped his schoolmates attack, and he learns to regret his weakness in pandering to others for the sake of popularity before new friends and a very nice girl help him to be a stronger, more assertive person
Sideways arithmetic from Wayside School by Louis Sachar( Book )

16 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 1,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book Description: Everyone take out your spelling books," said Mrs. Jewls. "It's time for arithmetic." Sue is so excited for her first day at Wayside School. But things at Wayside are far from normal-and Sue's teacher, Mrs. Jewls, is completely wacky. She expects the students to add and subtract words! Sue has never heard of anything so ridiculous. She knows adding apples plus oranges is impossible ... or is it? Anything can happen at Wayside School
Marvin Redpost : class president by Louis Sachar( Book )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 1,651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even though they have all come to school in holey clothes, Marvin and his third grade class manage to impress their surprise visitor--the President of the United States
Marvin Redpost : a flying birthday cake by Louis Sachar( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 1,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two days after Marvin sees a glowing green thing like a flying birthday cake in the night sky, his third-grade class is joined by a mysterious new boy with peculiar behavior
A talk with Louis Sachar( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louis Sachar, the noted author of the 1999 Newbery Prize award winning book Holes talks about his life and his writing
 
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Holes
Alternative Names
Louis Sachar Amerikaans schrijver

Louis Sachar amerikansk författare

Louis Sachar amerikansk skribent

Louis Sachar écrivain américain

Louis Sachar scrittore statunitense

Louis Sachar US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

Sachar, Louis

Sahars, Lūiss 1954-

Sākār, Luwīs, 1954-

Sāšār, Lūwīs, 1954-

Sasjar, Luis 1954-

Сачар, Луис

Сашар, Луис, 1954-

לואיס סאקר

סצ׳ר, לואיס

סצ׳ר, לואיס 1954-

סצ'ר, לואיס 1954-

لويس ساشار، 1954-

새커, 루이스 1954-

쌔커, 루이스 1954-

サッカー, ルイス

サッカ-, ルイス 1954-

ルイス・サッカー

路易斯·薩奇爾

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Small stepsSideways stories from Wayside SchoolWayside School is falling downThere's a boy in the girls bathroomWayside School gets a little strangerDogs don't tell jokesThe cardturnerHoles