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The Real Hole (1960)

by Beverly Cleary

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With interference and suggestions from his twin sister Janet, four-year-old Jimmy sets out to dig the biggest hole in the world.

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I liked her books for older children a lot more, but I guess this is ok for little ones. ( )
  Stacy_Krout | Jul 28, 2020 |
Jimmy and his twin are different. He likes real things so when his father gave him a shovel he was determined to dig the perfect hole.
  Deisi.S | Mar 8, 2019 |
This little boy was obsessed with having the real thing. Everything had to be real. So one day he took a real shovel to his real yard and dug a real hole. His sister tried to make it something other than just a hole but he refused. It was a real hole. That was it. In the nd his dad suggest he plants a real tree in his real hole so that he can have his own real tree.
  Jordan.duncan | Mar 8, 2019 |
You can do anything you set your mind to. Play with real things. ( )
  BJFJames | Mar 7, 2019 |
he didn't want to use a small fake shovel he wanted to dig a real hole with a real shove and his dad finally let him.
  Shambo | Mar 7, 2019 |
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