Search Results: "Dr. Seuss"


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WHAT PET SHOULD I GET? by Dr. Seuss
Released: July 28, 2015

"Of more lasting interest to scholars than children, this genial pet-shop visit provides a tantalizing glimpse into a master's artistic process. (Picture book. 3 & up)"
Almost 25 years after the death of the great Dr. Seuss, a new book hits the market. Read full book review >

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OH, THE THINKS YOU CAN THINK! by Dr. Seuss
Released: Oct. 6, 1975

Think how far you can go without THINKING A THOUGHT! Read full book review >

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Released: Feb. 12, 1986

"Seuss, with 82 years and 44 books to his credit, is in better than 'pretty good shape'; he's in top form with this book that's sure to delight 'obsolete children,' and even those of us who are merely obsolescent."
Over the past 30 years, Dr. Seuss has endeared himself to millions of youngsters (and harried older types) with his tales of such giggle-producing creatures as "The Cat in the Hat" and "Yertle the Turtle." Read full book review >

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DID I EVER TELL YOU HOW LUCKY YOU ARE? by Dr. Seuss
FICTION
Released: Sept. 12, 1973

"And so on, mechanically, with a few more goofy phrases than other recent Seuss but none of the old outrageousness."
In the manner but not the spirit of the author/artist who never left a platitude the way he found it, an old man in the Desert of Drize assures someone he calls Ducky that there are others who are "so muchly much-much more unlucky than you." Read full book review >

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THE BIPPOLO SEED by Dr. Seuss
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 27, 2011

"The good Doctor may be dead these 20 years, but he's still good for splendid surprises. (Picture book. 6-9)"
Seven rhymed tales, dug from hard to find places! Look for millions of Seuss fans with bright shiny faces! Read full book review >

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Released: March 1, 1965

This is an amusing exercise for beginning readers, especially those who are inadequately equipped to skim or guess at words and who need a gentle brake applied. Read full book review >

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IF I RAN THE ZOO by Dr. Seuss
FICTION
Released: Oct. 12, 1950

"However, this will not disappoint the devoted."
Dumheiten at its loosest and Seussest in the lastest eagerly-hailed silliness by the master of inanities. Read full book review >

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THIDWICK THE BIG-HEARTED MOOSE by Dr. Seuss
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 12, 1948

"Not- on the child level- 'the funniest book of the year'."
I've always though Dr. Seuss' type of humor appealed more to grownups than to children, and this is no exception. Read full book review >

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GREEN EGGS AND HAM by Dr. Seuss
FICTION
Released: Oct. 3, 1960

"Line and wash- three colors flat."
Would you like them anywhere? — Well, try them before you finally refuse... Read full book review >

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THE 500 HATS OF BARTHOLOMEW CUBBINS by Dr. Seuss
FICTION
Released: Sept. 22, 1938

"A book of surer child appeal than And To Think That I Saw It On Mulberry Street."
This is a modern fairy tale, of a small boy from the cranberry bogs, who got into hot water with the king because each time he removed his hat another hat appeared in its place. Read full book review >

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BARTHOLOMEW AND THE OOBLECK by Dr. Seuss
FICTION
Released: Oct. 12, 1949

"Just how the king gets rid of it is a bit on the silly side, but that wont worry Bartholomew's friends."
Bartholomew Cubbins, he of the 500 Hats and a long time favorite, has more adventures in this sequel. Read full book review >

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HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! by Dr. Seuss
FICTION
Released: Oct. 12, 1957

"Irrepressible and irresistible."
Another Seuss-chimera joins the ranks of the unforgettable Herlar and with the advent of the Grinch— a sort of Yule Ghoul who lives in a cave just north of who-ville. Read full book review >