Horton and the Kwuggerbug and More Lost Stories by Dr. Seuss
  

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Everyone loves Dr. Seuss, and this collection of four wonderful stories will delight his fans of all ages. Originally published in magazines in the 1950's, now collected together and with freshly-coloured artwork, and with characters from Horton the elephant to a Grinch, this really is a book to read again and again and to treasure forever.

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Synopsis

Horton and the Kwuggerbug and More Lost Stories by Dr. Seuss

Experience the magic of Dr. Seuss with this brand new collection of newly-discovered stories featuring old friends and new faces! The collection contains four stories, originally published in magazines in the 1950s, and up till now, largely forgotten.

About the Author

Dr. Seuss

“I look at the world through the wrong end of a telescope.”

"A person's a person, no matter how small," Theodor Geisel, a.k.a. Dr. Seuss, would say. "Children want the same things we want. To laugh, to be challenged, to be entertained and delighted."

Brilliant, playful, and always respectful of children, Dr. Seuss charmed his way into the consciousness of four generations of youngsters and parents. In the process, he helped millions of children learn to read.

Theodor Seuss Geisel – better known to millions of his fans as Dr. Seuss – was born the son of a brewer and park superintendent in Springfield, Massachusetts, in 1904. After studying at Dartmouth College, in New Hampshire, and later at Oxford University in England (where he met his first wife Helen Palmer), he became a magazine humorist and cartoonist and an advertising man. He soon turned his many talents to writing children`s books and his first book And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street was published in 1937.

His greatest claim to fame was the one and only The Cat in the Hat, published in 1957, the first of a hugely successful range of early learning books collectively known as Beginner Books. In all Dr. Seuss wrote more than 40 children’s books during a career that spanned over 50 years, picking up numerous awards, including two Emmy awards for television and a Pulitzer Prize Special Citation along the way.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
48 pages
Interest Age: From 5

Author

Dr. Seuss
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Author's Website

www.seussreadaloud.com/

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Publisher

HarperCollins Children's Books an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Publication date

25th February 2016

ISBN

9780008131272

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