Now Stanley has been unjustly sent to a boys’ detention center, Camp Green Lake, where the boys build character by spending all day, every day digging holes. Holes has ratings and reviews. Catie said: I am very sad that I never read this as a young person, because I think that I would have loved. Hoyos by Louis Sachar, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.
Digging for hours after everybody else left, in the hot sun. Apr 29, Lola rated it liked it. What I liked best was the flow of the novel. Elena O’Callaghan i Duch.
Susana Ojos Negros Marjaleena Lembcke. It was really good; I loved it. I sahcar I’d been in Zero’s head rather than Stanley’s. Unfortunately though, Camp green lake is not the usual camp. And for a bit over weig Wow wow wow. Here was something much more grown up, we realized.
The movie followed the book pretty good, although I thought the book provided more detail than the movie. One person found this helpful.
Holes is lousi the light fare I, or I think any of my friends, were expecting. Littl I knew of a friend who lost everything when her father started digging holes. I actually have no complaints about this one. The camp makes boys dig holes in the dried lake bed day after day after day, under the scorching sun, in a bid to build character apparently.
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I may have read darker sachra before this one, but “Holes” was a defining moment in my childhood. Elena O’Callaghan i Duch. Get to Know Us. D When I was left with just the final leg of the story, I actually kept putting it off for an entire week, as I just did not want the book to end!
Louis Sachar pronounced Sackerborn March 20,is an American author of children’s books. This book really surprised me and surpassed all of my expectations for it. It just didn’t bring out any emotion in me. My favourite is Zero. Are you sure you want to remove Hoyos from your list? This is a beautiful tale of friendship, hope, courage and character, and with a wonderful fable-like quality to it.
But Stanley soon starts suspecting that there’s a lot more going on at the camp than meets the eye. English Choose a language for shopping. The matching and interweaving of the two plot lines is well done.
Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. I went through an explosive challenging period of really hard work and high pressure in the office and this book made me look forward to reading if only a few pages when lousi home.
View all 4 comments. Nothing magical was going to help him escape, no convenient story twist was going to come along and assure you everything was a dream.
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I really enjoyed re-reading this book. I knew of a friend who lost everything when her father started digging holes. And I just happened to pick it up by chance.