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A Hole Is to Dig

Written by Ruth Krauss & illustrated by Maurice Sendak
Published by HarperCollins
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Sep 7, 1989
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What's A Hole Is to Dig About

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What is a hole?
A hole is when you step in it
you go down

A hole is
for a mouse
to live in.

And, of course,a hole is to dig.

This is the funniest book
of definitions you’ll ever read!

What Kind of Book is A Hole Is to Dig

Themes:
word play
Categories:
funny and humorous
classics
Genres:
fiction

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Who Wrote A Hole Is to Dig

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Ruth Krauss

<p>Ruth Krauss’s beloved picture books include two Caldecott Honor Books, <em>The Happy Day</em>, illustrated by Marc Simont, and <em>A Very Special House</em>, illustrated by Maurice Sendak, as well as the perennial favorite <em>A Hole is to Dig</em>, also illustrated by Mr. Sendak.</p>

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Who Illustrated A Hole Is to Dig

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Maurice Sendak

Maurice Sendak was born June 10, 1928, in Brooklyn, NY. He received the 1964 Caldecott Medal for <i>Where the Wild Things Are</i>. In 1970 he received the international Hans Christian Andersen Medal for illustration, and he remains the only American ever awarded this honor. In 1983, Sendak received the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award from the American Library Association, given in recognition of his entire body of work. He also received a 1996 National Medal of Arts in recognition of his contribution of arts in America. He illustrated over 80 books. He died May 8, 2012.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780064432054
Publication Date:
September 7, 1989
ASIN/ISBN 10:
006443205X

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