As the author of There's a Boy in the Girl's Bathroom and Sideways Stories from Wayside School, and the Newbery Award winner for Holes, Louis Sachar has become a perennial favorite for young readers. This well-written, easy-to-read biography is a fascinating account of the author's life. The book traces the path Sachar took to becoming a successful author, while providing an in-depth discussion of his writings.
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