Holes

Holes (Holes, #1)

Bibliographic Information: Sachar, L. Holes. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1998. Print

Brief Annotation: A boy named Stanley Yelnats is a tough headed kid who is accused of stealing a pair of basketball shoes. He is sent to Camp Green Lake where he is expected to dig holes with other people at the camp. During his time at camp, he discovers who is really is and finds out the truth behind a lot of things.

Genre: Mystery

Grade Level: 3-6

Readers who will like this: Students who have attended a camp before and like mystery books.

Rating/Response: 4 I loved this book because it kept me on my toes and there was also something interesting happening. Stanley finds out who is really is at this camp and I think other kids can relate to Stanley.

One question you would ask before a read aloud: Have you ever been to a camp before?

Posted by: JT Radel

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s