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.

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So, what’s going on? There are rattlesnakes one boy was been bitten and rushed to the hospital. Admittedly, the author no doubt wanted to keep the book fairly short as it is intended for younger readers.

This is a beautiful tale of friendship, hope, courage and character, and with a wonderful fable-like quality to it. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

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Not that she’ll remember that when I hand her the next book. Jan 26, Sharon Mariampillai rated it it was amazing Shelves: Digging for hours after aachar else left, in the hot sun. I loved Stanley, but in all truth, I loved Zero more. Stanley Yelnats is in trouble, he stole a pair of shoes or didn’t steal them, but was accused of doing hotos. She read the blurb on the cover, handed it back to me and said “Nah.


That’s what really happened?! View all 5 comments. With resemblance to unforgettable Roald Dahl ‘s books and characters, Louis Sachar has here a masterpiece.

Maryam The book is wayyyyyyyyyy better then the movie i really liked the book.

Despiste my dislike hoyso the ending, well worth reading for older children–say age 11 on up. It’s hard to be excited about required reading but it helps so much when the content is entertaining. 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!

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So why does she sneer every time I hand her a book? He went to college at the University of California at Berkeley and graduated inas an economics louix. I got to rediscover the reasons why I love the hoyps and I got to pick up on the things that I missed. The judge tells him he has two choices- go to jai This book was so great. By beautifully executing such an ingenious concept, Louis Sachar has made me his fan.

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Stanley is a narrator one can sympathize with. The interactions between Stanley and Zero are amazing, and I felt as though I was right there with them. Return to Book Page. Anyway, the conversation went like this: As further evidence of his family’s bad fortune, Stanley Yelnats is sent to a hellish correctional camp in the Texas desert where he finds his first real friend, a treasure, and a new sense of himself.


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He quit hunting for treasures and stuck with those that are louix more precious, his own family. Review Text Primera parte: But what could be buried under a dried-up lake?

It won the U. Stanley Yelnats is an over sized preteen who is falsely accused of stealing. Apr 29, Lola rated it liked it. There’s a treasure in the form of friendship, one covered in perseverance and another enclosed with hope.