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Food & Fun Calendar, June 18-24

Topeka Capital Journal
n HELEN HOCKER THEATER: “HOLES,” by Louis Sachar, adapted for the stage form his novel of the same name, performed by the Bath House Players, a troupe of 14- to 18-year-olds, 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, June 23-24; 2 p.m. Sunday, June 25; 7 p.m. ...

1999 Newbery Medal Winner Louis Sachar News

What to read: Lake County librarians offer tips for kids, adults

Chicago Tribune
For grades 3-5, she suggested "Sideways Stories from Wayside School" by Louis Sachar. "It's a collection of funny stories about a silly school. It's fun to read, and it's fun to read aloud," she said. For grades 5-8, she suggested "One Crazy Summer ...

1999 Newbery Medal Winner Louis Sachar News

June-July events at Grimes Public Library

Dallas County News
Summer Reading is in full swing at Grimes Public Library, but don't worry it's not too late to get involved! You still have a whole month to complete your reading challenge and a whole month worth of great Summer Programming. Stop by the library today ...

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Book club helps those with developmental challenges

The Park Record
The first book the club finished was Louis Sachar's "Holes." They've made it part way through "Harry Potter," and Mapp is thrilled to watch the members' reading comprehension and confidence improve. "This club offers a safe, welcoming environment for ...

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