Two of Everything

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Albert Whitman and Company, 1992 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages

When old Mr. Haktak digs up a curious brass pot in his garden, he has no idea what use it can be. On his way home, Mr. Haktak decides to carry his coin purse in the mysterious pot. But when Mrs. Haktak's hairpin accidentally slips into the pot and she reaches in to retrieve it, the magic of the pot is revealed. Not only are there two hairpins inside, but there are also two purses!


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User Review  - wichitafriendsschool - LibraryThing

Mr. Haktak digs up a curious brass pot in his garden and decides to carry his coin purse in it. When Mrs. Haktak's hairpin slips into the pot, she reaches in and pulls out two coin purses and two hairpins--this is a magic pot! Read full review

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User Review  - ramfam5 - LibraryThing

This is one of my favorite books to use in the classroom. I used this book when I taught second grade. We did many inferring and writing activities based on the characters of this book. I gave this ... Read full review

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About the author (1992)

Lily Toy Hong lived most of her life in Salt Lake City, Utah. She grew up in a large Chinese-American family, the seventh of nine children. She says she always knew she wanted to write and illustrate children's books. Lily is married and lives in Utah.