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Sachar, Louis 1954-

Overview
Works: 254 works in 1,425 publications in 11 languages and 83,903 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Action and adventure films  Young adult works  Children's audiobooks  Adventure stories  Film adaptations  Humorous fiction  Children's films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Contributor, dki
Classifications: PZ7.S1185, FIC
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Publications about Louis Sachar
Publications by Louis Sachar
Most widely held works by Louis Sachar
Sideways arithmetic from Wayside School by Louis Sachar( Book )
88 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 8,505 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
Small steps by Louis Sachar( Book )
51 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 5,745 libraries worldwide
Three 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 tempting plan to make some easy money scalping concert tickets, Armpit reluctantly goes along
Wayside School is falling down by Louis Sachar( Book )
43 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 4,276 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."
Marvin Redpost : alone in his teacher's house by Louis Sachar( Book )
42 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 4,200 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
There's a boy in the girls bathroom by Louis Sachar( Book )
54 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 4,186 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 )
31 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 3,817 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( visu )
36 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 3,551 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
Holes by Louis Sachar( Sound Recording )
64 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,067 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
Dogs don't tell jokes by Louis Sachar( Book )
36 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,543 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 )
28 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 2,397 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
The boy who lost his face by Louis Sachar( Book )
35 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,747 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. A nice girl helps him to be a stronger, more assertive person
Marvin Redpost : class president by Louis Sachar( Book )
18 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,720 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. It's no ordinary Thursday for Marvin Redpost and his class ... It's "hole day," and even Mrs. North and Principal McCabe are wearing their very worst clothes. It seemed like a fun idea that morning, but now they're expecting company. The president -- of the United States! -- is on his way. And there's no time to change! Marvin must do math on the blackboard with television cameras pointed at him. And the day is just beginning!
Fuzzy mud by Louis Sachar( Book )
16 editions published in 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 1,674 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"--
Sixth grade secrets by Louis Sachar( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,619 libraries worldwide
When Laura Sibbie starts a club called Pig City, she incites a near-war among her sixth-grade classmates and generates the creation of a rival club that has designs on Pig City's precious box of secrets
Marvin Redpost : super fast, out of control! by Louis Sachar( Book )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 1,487 libraries worldwide
Afraid of his new mountain bike, third-grader Marvin finds himself in a desperate situation when he accepts a challenge to ride down Suicide Hill. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Marvin Redpost : a flying birthday cake by Louis Sachar( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 1,437 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
Marvin Redpost : is he a girl? by Louis Sachar( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 121 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
A talk with Louis Sachar ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 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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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-
Sasjar, Luis, 1954-
Сачар, Луис
Сашар, Луис, 1954-
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
Languages
English (550)
Chinese (11)
French (10)
Spanish (8)
German (3)
Japanese (2)
Vietnamese (1)
Italian (1)
Hebrew (1)
Korean (1)
Thai (1)
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