StartseiteGruppenForumMehrZeitgeist
Diese Seite verwendet Cookies für unsere Dienste, zur Verbesserung unserer Leistungen, für Analytik und (falls Sie nicht eingeloggt sind) für Werbung. Indem Sie LibraryThing nutzen, erklären Sie dass Sie unsere Nutzungsbedingungen und Datenschutzrichtlinie gelesen und verstanden haben. Die Nutzung unserer Webseite und Dienste unterliegt diesen Richtlinien und Geschäftsbedingungen.
MitgliederRezensionenBeliebtheitBewertungFavoriten   Veranstaltungen   
49,597 (50,591)1,499236 (4.01)530
Löcher 19,418 Exemplare, 908 Rezensionen
Sideways Stories from Wayside School 6,155 Exemplare, 92 Rezensionen
Wayside School is Falling Down 3,717 Exemplare, 32 Rezensionen
There's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom 3,087 Exemplare, 71 Rezensionen
Wayside School Gets a Little Stranger 2,482 Exemplare, 18 Rezensionen
Kleine Schritte 2,409 Exemplare, 71 Rezensionen
Sideways Arithmetic from Wayside School 1,461 Exemplare, 7 Rezensionen
Holes (Screenwriter) 1,165 Exemplare, 37 Rezensionen
Du bist ein Witz, Gary Boone! 933 Exemplare, 11 Rezensionen
Marvin Redpost: Kidnapped at Birth? 827 Exemplare, 14 Rezensionen
Marvin Redpost: Class President 774 Exemplare, 9 Rezensionen
König, Dame, Joker 768 Exemplare, 55 Rezensionen
Marvin Redpost: Alone in His Teacher's House 718 Exemplare, 11 Rezensionen
Sixth Grade Secrets 658 Exemplare, 13 Rezensionen
Der Fluch des David Ballinger 550 Exemplare, 6 Rezensionen
Marvin Redpost: Why Pick on Me? 549 Exemplare, 8 Rezensionen
Fuzzy Mud 541 Exemplare, 38 Rezensionen
Marvin Redpost: Is He a Girl? 437 Exemplare, 5 Rezensionen
Marvin Redpost: Super Fast, Out of Control! 431 Exemplare, 5 Rezensionen
Marvin Redpost: A Flying Birthday Cake? 354 Exemplare, 2 Rezensionen
Someday Angeline 283 Exemplare, 8 Rezensionen
Marvin Redpost: A Magic Crystal? 267 Exemplare, 1 Rezension
Johnny's in the Basement 99 Exemplare, 1 Rezension
Wayside School Beneath the Cloud of Doom 83 Exemplare, 6 Rezensionen
Monkey Soup 61 Exemplare, 7 Rezensionen
Holes. 3 Exemplare
Louis Sachar Small Steps 1 Exemplar, 1 Rezension
La ‰scorciatoia 1 Exemplar
Holes - Teachers Guide (Autor) 1 Exemplar
It's Great To Be Eight (Mitwirkender) 205 Exemplare, 1 Rezension
Abenteuer (592) Jungen (258) Camp (254) Buch mit Kapiteln (773) Kinder (441) Kinderbuch (948) Kinderbücher (159) Kinder Fiktion (229) Jugendliteratur (358) Komödie (174) Familie (240) Fantasy (392) Fiktion (3,399) Freundschaft (729) lustig (218) 5. Klasse (154) holes (217) Humor (1,266) Jugendlich (281) Jugendliteratur (196) Kinder (162) Louis Sachar (342) Mathematik (167) Mittelschule (156) Mystery (409) Newbery (256) Newbery Medal (381) Roman (236) im Besitz (137) Gelesen (382) realistische Fiktion (831) Schule (544) Reihe (366) Kurzgeschichten (304) Texas (128) noch zu lesen (449) Schatz (154) Wayside School (254) Jugendbuch (504) Jugendliche (825)

Louis Sachar hat 9 vergangene Veranstaltungen. (show)

Du musst dich einloggen, um "Wissenswertes" zu bearbeiten.
Weitere Hilfe gibt es auf der "Wissenswertes"-Hilfe-Seite.
Gebräuchlichste Namensform
Rechtmäßiger Name
Andere Namen
Geburtsdatum
Todestag
Begräbnisort
Geschlecht
Nationalität
Die Informationen stammen von der englischen "Wissenswertes"-Seite. Ändern, um den Eintrag der eigenen Sprache anzupassen.
Land (für Karte)
Geburtsort
Die Informationen stammen von der englischen "Wissenswertes"-Seite. Ändern, um den Eintrag der eigenen Sprache anzupassen.
Sterbeort
Todesursache
Wohnorte
Die Informationen stammen von der englischen "Wissenswertes"-Seite. Ändern, um den Eintrag der eigenen Sprache anzupassen.
Ausbildung
Die Informationen stammen von der englischen "Wissenswertes"-Seite. Ändern, um den Eintrag der eigenen Sprache anzupassen.
Berufe
Beziehungen
Organisationen
Preise und Auszeichnungen
Agenten
Kurzbiographie
Die Informationen stammen von der englischen "Wissenswertes"-Seite. Ändern, um den Eintrag der eigenen Sprache anzupassen.
Louis Sachar (born March 20, 1954) is an American young-adult mystery-comedy author. He is best known for the Wayside School series and the novel Holes.

Holes won the 1998 U.S. National Book Award for Young People's Literature and the 1999 Newbery Medal for the year's "most distinguished contribution to American literature for children". In 2013, it was ranked sixth among all children's novels in a survey published by School Library Journal.

After graduating from Tustin high school, Sachar attended Antioch College for a semester before transferring to University of California, Berkeley, during which time he began helping at an elementary school in return for 3 college credits. Sachar later recalled,

I thought it over and decided it was a pretty good deal. College credits, no homework, no term papers, no tests, all I had to do was help out in a second/third grade class at Hillside Elementary School. Besides helping out in a classroom, I also became the Noontime Supervisor, or "Louis the Yard Teacher" as I was known to the kids. It became my favorite college class, and a life changing experience.

Sachar graduated from UC Berkeley in 1976 with a degree in Economics, and began working on Sideways Stories From Wayside School, a children's book set at an elementary school with supernatural elements. Although the book's students were named after children from Hillside and there is a presumably autobiographical character named "Louis the Yard Teacher," Sachar has said that he draws very little from personal experience, explaining that ". ... my personal experiences are kind of boring. I have to make up what I put in my books."

Sachar wrote the book at night over the course of nine months, during which he worked during the day in a Connecticut sweater warehouse. After being fired from the warehouse, Sachar decided to go to law school, around which time Sideways Stories From Wayside School was accepted for publication. The book was released in 1978; though it was not widely distributed and subsequently did not sell very well, Sachar began to accumulate a fan base among young readers. Sachar graduated from University of California, Hastings College of the Law in 1980 and did part-time legal work while continuing to write children's books. By 1989, his books were selling well enough that Sachar was able to begin writing full-time.

Sachar married Carla Askew, an elementary school counselor, in 1985. They live in Austin, Texas, and have a daughter, Sherre, born January 19, 1987. Sachar has mentioned both his wife and daughter in his books; Carla was the inspiration for the counselor in There's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom (1988), and Stanley's lawyer in Holes.

When asked about whether he thought children have changed over the years, Sachar responded: "I've actually been writing since 1976, and my first book is still in print and doing very well."

On April 18, 2003, the Walt Disney film adaptation of Holes was released, which earned $71.4 million worldwide. Sachar himself wrote the film's screenplay. On November 19, 2005, the Wayside School series was adapted into a special, two years later becoming a TV show with two seasons.
Hinweis zur Identitätsklärung

Bist das du?

Werde ein LibraryThing-Autor.

Bewertungen

Durchschnitt: (4.01)
0.5 3
1 76
1.5 22
2 304
2.5 86
3 1563
3.5 392
4 2967
4.5 397
5 2640

Autorenseite verbessern

Werke zusammenfügen/aufspalten

Autoren-Unterteilung

Louis Sachar wird momentan als ein einzelner Autor angesehen. Wenn ein oder mehrere Werke von einem anderen Autor mit gleichem Namen stammen, kannst Du gerne die Autorenseite in mehrere Seiten/Autoren aufspalten.

Beinhaltet

Louis Sachar umfasst 18 Namen. Überprüfen und trennen.

Zusammenführen mit

 

Über uns | Kontakt/Impressum | LibraryThing.com | Datenschutz/Nutzungsbedingungen | Hilfe/FAQs | Blog | "Gschäfterl" | APIs | TinyCat | Nachlassbibliotheken | Early Reviewers | Wissenswertes | 155,523,147 Bücher! | Menüleiste: Immer sichtbar