One of the best and toughest books in recent years ― Guardian
A humorous and immensely appealing story … Readers are likely to come away with the sense that they’ve been rooting for themselves too ― Kirkus
The wonderfully funny and richly warm story by bestselling, award-winning author Louis Sachar ― Bookseller
About the Author
Louis Sachar lives in Austin, Texas, where he writes his novels and plays quite a lot of bridge. His novel Holes has sold over 1.5 million copies in the Bloomsbury edition alone and Louis is the recipient of many of the world’s most well-regarded book prizes, including the National Book Award and the Newbery Award.