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Louis Sachar


Louis Sachar was born on March 20, 1954 in East Meadow, New York, USA. He is a writer, known for Holes (2003), Wayside School (2005) and Sideways Stories from Wayside School (2014). He has been married to Carla Jean Askew since May 26, 1985. They have one child. See full bio »
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  Wayside (TV Series) (novels - 8 episodes, 2007 - 2008) (books - 1 episode)
- Upside Down John/The Final Stretch (2008) ... (novels)
- A Rat in Shining Armor (2007) ... (novels)
- Honors Class (2007) ... (novels)
- Mad, Hot Wayside (2007) ... (novels)
- Myron VS Normy/Age of Aquarium (2007) ... (novels)
 2005 Wayside School (TV Movie) (novels)
 2003 Holes (novel) / (screenplay)
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 2003 Holes (lyrics: "If Only" (Pig Lullaby)) / (writer: "If Only")
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 2006 Texas Monthly Talks (TV Series)
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- Louis Sachar, Author (2006) ... Himself - Interviewee
 2005 The 100 Greatest Family Films (TV Movie documentary)
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Books; Sideway Stories from Wayside School, Wayside School is Falling Down and Wayside School Gets a Little Stranger.

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Although Louis graduated and passed the bar exam, he opted to be a full-time writer for children rather than a lawyer. See more »

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