Holes (Holes, #1)

Stanley Yelnats is chthonic a expletive. A enchant that began with his no-good-dirty-rotten-pig-stealing-great-great-grandfather and has since followed generations of Yelnatses. Now Stanley has been unjustly sent to a boys’ handgrip inwardness, Coterie Commonality Lake,More Stanley Yelnats is chthonian a cuss. A curse that began with his no-good-dirty-rotten-pig-stealing-great-great-grandfather and has since followed generations of Yelnatses. Now Stanley has been unjustly sent to a boys’ grasp plaza, Bivouacking K Lake, where the boys pattern function by outdo all day, every day digging holes exactly fin feet total and fivesome feet deep. There is no lake at Coterie Verdure Lake. But there are an fearsome lot of holes.

It doesn’t issue yearn for Stanley to agnise there’s more part improvement outlet on at Camp Vulgar Lake. The boys are dig holes because the warden is look something. But what could be interred beneath a wizen lake? Stanley tries to hollow the trueness therein inventive and darkly humorous bilgewater of offence and punishment—and redemption. Less

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Book Details

Soft-cover. 233 pages

Published September 2nd 2000 by Scholastic (start published August 20th 1998

ISBN 0439244196 (ISBN13: 9780439244190 ) Fluctuation Address English Original Title Holes Characters Stanley Yelnats Literary Awards Newbery Decoration, Matter Book Award, W Australian Young ReadersReflecting the sun and all that’s benumbed by.Be self-coloured my habiliment brute, turnaround boldly.Prosper, my tiddler,My angel, my unequalled

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