The library will be closed Monday in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day
As further evidence of his family's bad fortune which they attribute to a curse on a distant relative, Stanley Yelnats is sent to a hellish correctional camp in the Texas desert where he finds his first real friend, a treasure, and a new sense of himself.
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Details & Subjects
Publication, Distribution, etc. :
New York : Scholastic, , ©1998.
Physical Description :
233 pages ; 19 cm
- Newbery Medal ; National Book Award ; Boston Globe-Horn Book Award ; ALA Best Book for Young Adults ; Christopher Award for Juvenile Fiction ; School Library Journal Best Book of the Year ; Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year ; Bulletin Blue Ribbon ; Horn Book Fanfare ; Notable Children's Book of the Year.