This is Stanley Yelnats IV. The shoes fall from the sky and hit his head. He starts running with them. He gets caught and is soon in court.
Stanley is called guilty, so he can go to jail, or he can go to jail, or he can go to Camp Green Lake. Stanley is going to Camp.
The Lizard Trap
It says S.T.A.N.L.E.Y Y.E.L.N.A.T.S!
Eventually, Zero was tired of digging holes and others calling him stupid, so he ran away from camp.
Now, Stanley breaks his family curse unknowingly. All this hard work is actually helping Stanley. On pg. 170, "Stanley took hold of Zero's forearms and pulled him upright." This shows the he starts to break the curse.
If only, If Only...
Stanley and Zero are trapped in the hole. Stanley figures out how to get out of the hole with Zero. Stanley and Zero eating the onions kept them from being bitten. Raw onions probably didn't taste good, but it worked. "On pg. 208, "The kids are going to die!" Stanley and Zero didn't die because they ate onions.
Stanley and Hector have finally made it home. They open the chest up and are now wealthy enough to get a new house and for Hector to look for his mom. They end off with having a party.