Author(s): Louis Sachar
GARY W. BOONE knows he was born to be a stand-up comedian. It’s the rest of the kids in his class who think he’s just a goon. Then the Floyd Hicks Junior High School Talent Show is announced, and Gary’s sure this will be his big break.
A brilliant, bright and very funny novel by the best-selling author of HOLES, Louis Sachar.How many other books do you know about a child who wants to be a stand-up comedian - but is very BAD at it!
Louis Sachar lives in Austin, Texas, where he works full-time as an author of children's books. HOLES has won numerous US prizes including the very prestigious Newbery Prize and was also been shortlisted for the UK's Children's Book Award.