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(The first book in the Holes series)
A novel by

1999 Newbery Medal
1998 Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Young Adult Novel (nominee)
1998 National Book Award for Young People's Literature

Stanley Yelnats is sentenced to dig holes at Camp Green Lake detention centre for stealing a pair of trainers. Stanley's quest to discover what he is digging for leads to danger and adventure and to a confrontation with his family's past.

Genre: Young Adult Fiction

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