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Sideways Stories from Wayside School

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 35,216 Ratings and 1,384 Reviews

Book Description
The Wayside School was supposed to be one story high, with 30 classrooms side by side; instead, it was built sideways, with 30 one-classroom stories. As befits such a strange school, these tales are a bit strange too. In one, Jason is stuck to his seat by a large wad of chewing gum. His teacher tries throwing ice water on him (to chill the gum to brittleness) and turning him upside down. She even... More
Book Information
PublisherWilcox & Follett Book Co
BindingHardcover (31 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages141
ISBN-100695809644
ISBN-13978-0695809645
Publication Date09/1978
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About Louis Sachar (Author) : Louis Sachar (IPA: [sækɚ], or "Sacker") (born March 20, 1954) is an American author of children's books who is best known for the Sideways Stories From Wayside School book series and the 1998 novel ... more
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12/14/2011 Alyssa Rixe

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6/30/2009 Nicole Downing said: Visit my blog for a review on this book http://snikysnake.blogspot.com/
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6/24/2009 julia b tagged as: I recommend, I read

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4/23/2009 SJ Kessel said:
Sideways Stories from Wayside School by Louis Sachar Sachar, L. (1978). Sideways Stories from Wayside School. New York: Avon Books. 0380698714 This is the first book in Sachar’s famous and much loved Wayside School series. While not lacking action, each chapter presents itself as a charac... more

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11/11/2008 Katy Lee tagged as: I recommend, I read

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10/25/2008 Angela Mann said: 134133
tags: funny, children's lit

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9/8/2008 Jenna Bowles tagged as: I recommend

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8/13/2008 Ken Derby said: I read this book to my class of monkeys every year. It is by far my favorite read aloud . . . and one of my all-time favorite children's books.

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6/27/2008 Lesa Boutin

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6/9/2008 Kate Ahmann tagged as: I recommend

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4/6/2007 Little Willow tagged as: I Read, I Read

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