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    Sachar, Louis. Holes. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1998. Pgs. 233. The novel “Holes” by Louis Sachar is an adventure and mystery narrative that describes the adventures of Stanley Yelnats at Camp Green Lake. Camp Green Lake is a correctional facility for young boys, and that is where Stanley resides during the novel. It takes place in Green Lake, Texas, during the blistering summer. The leading character of this story is 14-year-old Stanley Yelnats. Stanley is a nice and well-behaved young man. Despite being a large boy, he’s not as tough as people would think. The fact that he deals with bullies precipitates his low self-esteem and his unhappiness with his life. He can be quite pessimistic, always believing that nothing…

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    Holes, by Louis Sachar is a story chronicling the experiences of a young boy in the wrong place at the wrong time. Upon being unjustly sentenced, he decides to spend 18 months at “Camp Green Lake” instead of prison. Unfortunately, all does not go to plan for Stanley as it turns out he must dig a hole a day for 18 months in the desert. One question lingers in Stanley’s head. What are they looking for? In the search for a hundred year old treasure, the main character Stanley will make friendships,…

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    The novel Holes by Louis Sachar is a comedy adventure fiction novel that tells the story of Stanley Yelnats in a third person point of view. The setting of this novel takes place in Camp Green Lake which is a juvenile detention center. Once at Camp Green Lake inmates are forced to dig holes through the day. The novel takes place in present day, but deals with a lot of flashbacks that happen through the novel. The main character in the novel is Stanley Yelnats, he is an overweight, shy,…

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    In the book holes, by Louis Sachar, Stanley Yelnats and his family are curse with bad because his great-great-grandfather and is sent to camp green lake for punishment, for a crime that he did not do. At this camp Stanley is forced to dig holes in the hot sun. Moving along in the story Stanley gets to know the other boys at the camp but he becomes great friends with one in particular. They become very close and they both run away from the camp. After they run away the set out to what they call…

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    situation without the support of your family? In Holes by Louis Sachar, Stanley was struggling with difficult situations, but he had support from family and friends. Therefore, the theme in a hole is friends and family help you when you are struggling. I can see this in the beginning of the story, the middle, and the end of the story. In the beginning, Stanley was getting bullied a lot. In the middle Stanley, Stanley leaves camp to find Zero, due to Zero running away for being called stupid by…

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    Holes Louis Sachar

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    I read the book Holes, the author of the book Holes is Louis Sachar and it has 223 pages. The book Holes took me a month to read the whole thing. What I learned from the book Holes is that if you are having some bad times in your life you are sure to have some good times coming along your way. To expand on that in life sometimes bad things happen such as running short on money, having a loved one die and maybe politics. In the book it says one of his grandfathers was cursed by a voodoo…

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    Assignment On Louis Sachar

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    Year 9 Essay Task NAME: Evie Miller Due: Friday Week 6 Word Length: 600-1000 Your task is to write an essay on one of the topics below. You will need to plan your essay with using the essay planner on Comdata and your teacher will go over this with you. You may submit a draft but this must be submitted at least 1 week before submission of your final assignment. Remember to use evidence to back up your arguments! Questions: 1. Discuss how Louis Sachar uses differing time periods to tell the…

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    Holes By Louis Sachar

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    Holes is a mystery-drama novel written by the great author Louis Sachar, which is enthralling with a thrilling end. I chose to read this book because I had to, but as the story unfolded I was hooked. The setting of the story of Holes is based in Camp Green Lake, which is a juvenile correction facility where the main character is sentenced to serve his punishment for the crime, he did not commit. In this story, a boy called Stanley is unfairly accused. He is sent to a Camp Green Lake, a juvenile…

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    Louis Sachar Holes

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    Holes is an amazing novel because it has fascinating and intriguing characters, unusual and realistic locations & a twisting and turning plot line. These three things creates interest that pulls the reader in. In the novel Holes, Louis Sachar creates interest through all of the characters he uses to tell his story. Some have interesting backstories and pasts. He creates a mystery behind all the characters and we don’t know until the end how they are all connected. Some characters are different…

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    story that represents an everlasting friendship is brought together by fate. Holes takes us through Stanley’s life as the kid who has always been in the wrong place at the wrong time. A story that ties together the importance of historical struggles and the benefits of our friendship, Louis Sachar’s Holes creates dynamic depth through the creative use of characters and theme to create and add heart…

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