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Who is Mr. Sir in the book Holes?
Marion Sevillon, also known as Mr. Sir (b. 1941) is the head counselor at Camp Green Lake, and the secondary antagonist of Holes. via
What is Mr. Sir like in the book Holes?
mean, bossy, and a coward. Mr. Sir is the kind of person who enjoys exerting power over children, but he bows and scrapes before the Warden, the only person around who's scarier than he is. His defining features are his fake-jolly cowboy-style of talking, and the sunflower seeds he's constantly spitting. via
Is Mr. Sir a bad guy?
Sir (real name: Marion Sevillo in the film) is the secondary antagonist of Louis Sacher's 1998 novel Holes, as well as its 2003 Disney film adaptation of the same name. via
Is Stanley Yelnats black?
Caveman (Stanley Yelnats IV) -a teenage white overweight (average weight in the movie) boy who was falsely accused of stealing Clyde Livingstons shoes which got him sent to Camp Green Lake. His family is cursed because of his "no-good-dirty-rotten-pig-stealing-great-great-grandfather." via
What does Mr Pendanski say about zero?
Pendanski taunts Zero about how stupid he is. Zero says that he will not dig any more holes and when Mr. Pendanski tells him that digging holes is all he'll ever be good for, Zero smashes his shovel across Mr. Pendanski's face and runs away. via
What crime did Mr. Sir commit?
He is one of the counselors at Camp Green Lake. It is revealed at the end of the film that Mr. Sir is a paroled criminal, who apparently committed a crime in El Paso. Carrying the gun he uses against yellow-spotted lizards was a direct violation of his parole. via
How old is Stanley Yelnats?
Stanley Yelnats IV (also known as "Caveman" by the rest of the campers, but referred to in the book by his proper name): Stanley is a 14-year-old boy who does not have any friends from school and is often picked on by his classmates and the school bully. via
How did Mr. Sir punish Stanley?
Mr. Sir punished Stanley by not filling up his canteen during their water breaks. Instead, he takes the water he would normally put in Stanley's canteen and pours it straight onto the ground in front of him. via
Is Mr Pendanski called Mom?
Pendanski, on the other hand, seems to be a surprisingly kind presence at Camp Green Lake. The fact that the boys call him "mom" suggests that he is like a caring family member to them, and his desire for the other boys to help Stanley also supports this. Mr. via
Why is Mr Pendanski bad?
Pendanski is a sick, twisted man with no empathy and no soul and no business being a camp counselor. He is a second-place villain only because our first-place villain is a literal murderer. via
Is Mr Pendanski a doctor?
In the movie he is referred to as Dr. Pendanski but at the end it is revealed that he is, in fact, not a real doctor. via
Is Stanley Yelnats tall?
The only information about his physical appearance is that Stanley is white, tall and overweight and the kids at school often tease him about his size (Sachar 7), which could result in him not being very self-confident. Although he and his family seem to be cursed, they […] “always remained hopeful” (Sachar 9). via
Is Kissin Kate Barlow real?
Miss Katherine Barlow, (1882-1924), also known as Kissin' Kate Barlow, was a former teacher, turned outlaw at Green Lake, Texas. via
Why did Holes get banned?
Holes by Louis Sachar
Sachar's world-renowned classic was banned because, when read aloud in class, it caused an uproar among parents. They thought it was an inappropriate book for nine-year-olds. via