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Louis Sachar

American writer of children's books

1954   -  

country of citizenship: United States of America
educated at: University of California, Berkeley, University of California, Hastings College of the Law, Antioch University, Antioch College
occupation: writer, screenwriter, children's writer
award received: Zilveren Zoen, Newbery Medal, National Book Award for Young People's Literature
www.louissachar.com

Louis Sachar ( SAK-ər; born March 20, 1954) is an American young-adult mystery-comedy author. He is best known for the Wayside School series and the award-winner, Holes. Holes won the 1998 U.S. National Book Award for Young People's Literature and the 1999 Newbery Medal for the year's "most distinguished contribution to American literature for children". In 2013, it was ranked sixth among all children's novels in a survey published by School Library Journal.
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works

21

Small Steps

novel by Louis Sachar

author: Louis Sachar

2006

Holes

novel by Louis Sachar

author: Louis Sachar

1998

Wayside School is Falling Down

novel by Louis Sachar

author: Louis Sachar

1989

Dogs Don't Tell Jokes

book by Louis Sachar

author: Louis Sachar

1991

Johnny's in the Basement

book by Louis Sachar

author: Louis Sachar

1981

Sideways Arithmetic From Wayside School

novel by Louis Sachar

author: Louis Sachar

1989

Sixth Grade Secrets

novel by Louis Sachar

author: Louis Sachar

1987

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