- ISBN: 9780307798367 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource.
- Publisher: New York : Yearling, 2011.
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|Summary, etc.:|| This winner of the Newbery Medal and the National Book Award features Stanley Yelnats, a kid who is under a curse. A curse that began with his no-good-dirty-rotten-pig-stealing-great-great-grandfather and has since followed generations of Yelnats. Now Stanley has been unjustly sent to a boys' detention center, Camp Green Lake, where the warden makes the boys "build character" by spending all day, every day, digging holes five feet wide and five feet deep. It doesn't take long for Stanley to realize there's more than character improvement going on at Camp Green Lake: the warden is looking for something. Stanley tries to dig up the truth in this inventive and darkly humorous tale of crime and punishment--and redemption.From the Paperback edition.
|Target Audience Note:|| Text Difficulty 3
MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
4.6 ATOS Level
|System Details Note:|| Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2793 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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|Subject:||Young Adult Fiction.
Young Adult Literature.
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