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Louis Sachar

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Louis Sachar

Newbery Award–winning author Louis Sachar is the creator of the entertaining Marvin Redpost books as well as the much-loved There’s a Boy in the Girls’ Bathroom, winner of 17 child-voted state awards.

Louis Sachar’s book Holes, winner of the 1999 Newbery Medal, the National Book Award, and the Boston Globe–Horn Book Award, is also an ALA Best Book for Young Adults, an ALA Quick Pick, an ALA Notable Book, and was made into a major motion picture.

A Few Words From Louis Sachar
Of all the characters from Holes, why did you choose to revisit Armpit in SMALL STEPS?
LS: I tend to write about... Read More


Bookshelf
Marvin Redpost #4: Alone in His Teacher's House
Written by Louis Sachar, Illustrated by Adam Record

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Marvin Redpost #4: Alone in His Teacher's House
Written by Louis Sachar, Illustrated by Adam Record

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The Boy Who Lost His Face
Written by Louis Sachar

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The Boy Who Lost His Face
Written by Louis Sachar

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The Cardturner
Written by Louis Sachar

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The Cardturner
Written by Louis Sachar

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The Cardturner
Written by Louis Sachar

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Marvin Redpost #5: Class President
Written by Louis Sachar, Illustrated by Adam Record

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Marvin Redpost #5: Class President
Written by Louis Sachar, Illustrated by Adam Record

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Dogs Don't Tell Jokes
Written by Louis Sachar

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Dogs Don't Tell Jokes
Written by Louis Sachar

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Marvin Redpost #6: A Flying Birthday Cake?
Written by Louis Sachar, Illustrated by Adam Record

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Marvin Redpost #6: A Flying Birthday Cake?
Written by Louis Sachar, Illustrated by Adam Record

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Fuzzy Mud
Written by Louis Sachar

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Fuzzy Mud
Written by Louis Sachar

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Holes
Written by Louis Sachar

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Holes
Written by Louis Sachar

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Holes
Written by Louis Sachar

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Marvin Redpost #3: Is He a Girl?
Written by Louis Sachar, Illustrated by Adam Record

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Marvin Redpost #3: Is He a Girl?
Written by Louis Sachar, Illustrated by Adam Record

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