Louis Sachar

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The Rosen Publishing Group, 2004 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 112 pages
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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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Contents

2
25
Louis Sachar
72
Timeline
80
List of Selected Works
87
For More Information
95
Source Notes
103
Index
110
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About the author (2004)

Meg Greene, MA, MS holds an MA in American history from the University of Nebraska at Omaha and an MS in historic preservation from the University of Vermont. She contributed to "Black America: A State-By-State Historical Encyclopedia" and "Dictionary of American History, 3rd Edition". She is also a descendant of Founding Father Benjamin Harrison.

Paula M. Stathakis, PhD has a PhD in American history from the University of South Carolina. Dr. Stathakis has served on the history faculty at several colleges and universities, including Belmont Abbey College, University of South Carolina, and University of North Carolina. She has also served as editor of the online journal "The Hornets' Nest", and served as a consultant for an Emmy Award-winning television documentary on immigration.

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