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Tween Tuesday: The Book With a Hole by Herve Tullet

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Rating: 5/5 Stars

Genre: Picture Book/Activity Book

Release Date: 2/1/2011

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About the Book: It's a book-but there's a hole in it! Sometimes it's an eye, sometimes a face, sometimes a place-use your imagination to discover what's inside!

GreenBeanTeenQueen Says: I'm in love with Herve Tullet's Press Here which I constantly sing the praises of to my library patrons. So when a co-worker first showed me The Book With a Hole, I was excited to find a picture book that would work great with tweens.

On each page is a different scene-a swimming pool, an animal, a basketball hoop. Sometimes you have to draw things to go behind the hole to complete the scenes. Sometimes you can hold the book up to your face and complete the picture. It's interactive all with imagination which makes it stand out. You get to be part of the story. I can see tweens having a blast with this book and it would be great to share with a group of all ages. I think you could also use this as a fantastic story starter for tweens in English class. Who knew a book with a hole could be so much fun?

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