Holes By: Alexandra Harrell
Louis Sachar “It is better to take many small steps in the right direction than to make a great leap forward only to stumble backward." ~ Louis Sachar
Genre The genre of Holes is non-fiction and entertaining.
Kissin’ Kate Barlow Was a famous outlaw. Robbed Stanley’s no-good-dirty-rotten-pig-stealing-great-great-grandfather.
Stanley Yelnats Stanley’s nickname is “Caveman”. Wrote letters to his Mom. He was overweight.
Alan Alan’s nickname is “squid”.
Rex Rex’s nickname is “X-ray”. X-ray has bad eyesight so he has to wear glasses. He was also known as tricky.
Jose Jose nickname is “Magnet”. Stole Mr. Sir’s sunflower seeds.
Theodore Theodore’s nickname is “Armpit”. The smell of his sweat would knock somebody out.
Ricky Ricky’s nickname is Zig-Zag.
Stanley’s on the left and Zero is on the right. Zero Zero cannot read. He also the best digger.
Mr. Pendanski He is also known as mom. He is in charge of tent “D”.
Setting In the desert and 100 miles away from water.
Problem and Solution Zero can’t read. Stanley teaches him how.
Theme Making strong relationships.