Who Won the 1999
Newbery Medal

Louis Sachar


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1999 Newbery Medal Winner Louis Sachar News

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EW.com (blog)
Sideways Stories From Wayside School by Louis Sachar. I read that book as a child, and it entered my subconscious so deeply that I still remember things from it randomly today. The potato tattoo! The missing 13th floor! The smelly kid in a dozen ...

1999 Newbery Medal Winner Louis Sachar News

Library notes

Shelton Herald
Book is Holes by Louis Sachar. Check the Children's desk for a copy. Life is Art – Thursdays, Feb. 23 & March 2, 6:30 p.m., Ages 10 and up. Join Miss Ronda for fun and different creative projects each week. Learn new techniques and express your inner ...

1999 Newbery Medal Winner Louis Sachar News

DM Playhouse to perform 'Holes' from Feb. 24 through March 12

A production based on the award-winning book by Louis Sachar, "Holes" tells the story of Stanley Yelnats, who continues his family's curse of bad luck and finds himself at Camp Green Lake, convicted of a crime he didn't commit. The boys at camp are ...

1999 Newbery Medal Winner Louis Sachar News

The hole that sucks you in

The Hindu
Don't be too taken aback, Louis Sachar's Holes may have raised the heckles with its seemingly scary thoughts but Stanley Yelnats ( palindrome spotted!), its protagonist, has captured the imagination of children worldwide. Stanley the IV is a 14 year ...

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