At our house, I often preview books my kids want to read (if I know nothing about the book.) Holes has been around forever, and I should know more about it, but I don't. (And I'm offering no excuses. I just don't.)
Betsy has been wanting to read it, and she recently got impatient with me. I found this on my bed the other night:
Betsy's little sister is not one to outdone, and wanted a preview of her own. So, next I found this, courtesy of Ramona:
Hmmm ... I think I'll give the Seuss an automatic thumbs up, and I'm looking forward to Holes.
On another subject entirely, for my birthday, recently celebrated, I found this (also from Ramona):
And, here's a shot of Ramona hard at work creating a masterpiece: