Synopses & Reviews
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!
"Lily Toy Hong's large, simple figures are energetic and often comic, set in boldly filled pages."
The Horn Book
"A whimsical mix of fortune and misfortune with a distinctly Chinese flavor."
School Library Journal
"Their amicable solution to the inconvenience of having doubles will make perfect sense to young children."