The exposition is.... The main characters are the Warden, Mr. Sir, Mr. Pendanski, Stanley, and Zero.The setting is at Camp Green Lake. The situation is that Zero gets teased and people say he is not smart every single day. Then one day when they said that Zero got his shovel and hit Mr. Pendanski in the head with it and ran away.
The conflict is that Stanley was accused of "stealing" a pair of Clyde Livingston's shoes and said "These shoes fell from the sky!" When really they fell off a driving car. When the police caught him with the shoes he got sent to Court. The Judge asked him "Camp Green Lake or Jail?" "Stanley choose Camp Green Lake because he thought there would be a lake and grass."
The rising action is that Stanley got to Camp Green Lake and met Zero. Later that day Stanley figured out that he could help Zero and Zero said "I will make you a deal. If you teach me to read I will help you dig your holes. When people called Zero dumb he got his shovel and hit Mr. Pendanski in the head with it, and ran away.
After about a week Stanley decided to go find Zero. When Stanley went to find Zero a new kid Twitch came because he stole a car. Twitch was assigned Zero"s sleeping bag because the Warden and counselors deleted Zero's profile. Finally Stanley found Zero and climbed up big thumb and when they got up big thumb, big thumb gave them shade!!!
When Zero and Stanley got back to Camp Green Lake they got a drink and dug more in the hole that Stanley had found the gold in and found a suitcase that said Stanley Yelnats on it. "The councelors and the warden spotted Stanley and Zero and saw spotted yellow lizards all over them." Stanleys lawyer finally came and took Zero home with Stanley.
When Stanley and Zero got home they watched TV. Then Zero felt somebody brushing his hair with their fingers, singing his version of Stanleys song. "If only if only the moon speaks no reply, reflecting the sun and all thats gone by. Be strong my weary wolf, turn around boldy fly high my little bird, my angel my only."