Holes Author:Louis Sachar A New York Times Bestseller Adapted into the movie Holes Interest Level: Middle/High School
Reading Grade Level: 3rd & 4th
Lexile Level: 660L
Theme: Belonging/Sense of Self
An Accelerated Reader(r) title
This is a great story for kids (ages 9-15ish), but even the adults may enjoy it!
It especially appeals to people who don't like to read long stories. The chapters are short, the plot moves swiftly, yet it is still a sophisticated story with plot twists, and a surprising ending.
This book was written so that older children/young adults could read and understand it with no problems. As an adult, please don't be misled into thinking it'll be 'beneath you' to read this wonderful book, or you'll miss out on a really good read!