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The Only Thing Worse Than Witches by Lauren Magaziner. Edition Date: (08/14/2014)
Posted by: Paula Edler
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This is an utterly hilarious, utterly charming book, full of just the kinds of zany jokes and clever twists that will make it an immediate favorite among kids (and humor-loving adults!) The key ingredient here, I think, is a touch of absurdism, which Magaziner works into her story masterfully. The comparisons with Roald Dahl are absolutely apt.The main character, Rupert, forms a solid center for a… Detail info
Holes by Louis Sachar. Edition Date: (09/28/2014)
Posted by: Jessica Walter
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Stanley Yelnats' family has a history of bad luck going back generations, so he is not too surprised when a miscarriage of justice sends him to Camp Green Lake Juvenile Detention Centre. Nor is he very surprised when he is told that his daily labour at the camp is to dig a hole, five foot wide by five foot deep, and report anything that he finds in that hole. The warden claims that it is character… Detail info
Holes (A Yearling Book) Paperback by Louis Sachar. Edition Date: (05/09/2000)
Posted by: Marzia Yaotl
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   A modern classic . . . from the New York Times bestselling author who has been recognized with the Newberry Award as well as the National Book Award! Stanley Yelnats is under a curse. 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’ detention… Detail info
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