How to Dig a Hole to the Other Side of the World (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

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FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. A child takes an imaginary 8,000-mile journey through the earth and discovers what's inside.

A child takes an imaginary 8,000-mile journey through the earth and discovers what's inside.

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Overview

FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. A child takes an imaginary 8,000-mile journey through the earth and discovers what's inside.

A child takes an imaginary 8,000-mile journey through the earth and discovers what's inside.

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Scientific American
This will delight any reader who has a sense of whimsy and a bent for adventure. .
New York Times
An extraordinary book. .
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780833547675
  • Publisher: San Val, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 3/28/1990
  • Format: Library Binding
  • Edition description: THIS EDITION IS INTENDED FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY
  • Pages: 32
  • Product dimensions: 6.75 (w) x 10.25 (h) x 0.50 (d)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 4, 2002

    One of my all-time favorites!

    This book seems serious at first, and in a way, it is. It teaches basic geology - the contents of the planet as they would be encountered by someone digging a hole to reach the other side. But as the dig progresses, the reader realizes that this is an impossible venture. (Some of the equipment necessary has not yet been invented.) Yet even as it crosses the line from how-to to fantasy, the adventure continues, becoming increasingly more exciting until the journey reaches its dramatic conclusion somewhere in the shark-infested waters of the Indian Ocean. Children and adults alike will enjoy reading and re-reading this book.

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