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Stanley Yelnats is under a curse. A curse that began with his no-good-dirty-rotten-pig-stealing-great-great-grandfather and has since followed generations of Yelnats. Now Stanley has been unjustly sent to a boys' detention center, Camp Green Lake, where the warden makes the boys "build character" by spending all day, every day, digging holes: five feet wide and five feet deep. It doesn't take long for Stanley to realize there's more than character improvement going on at Camp Green Lake. The boys are digging holes because the warden is looking for something. Stanley tries to dig up the truth in this inventive and darkly humorous tale of crime and punishment--and redemption.

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ISBN:
9780613872973
Author:
Sachar, Louis
Publisher:
Turtleback Books
Subject:
Friendship
Subject:
Social Situations - General
Subject:
Buried treasure
Subject:
Social Issues - General
Subject:
Homeless persons
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-General
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Edition Description:
Turtleback Scho
Publication Date:
20010831
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
231
Dimensions:
7.22x3.92x.97 in. .43 lbs.
Age Level:
10-14

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