Horton Hears a Who and Other Stories by Dr. Seuss
  

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Horton Hears a Who and Other Stories by Dr. Seuss

Let your imagination carry you away by listening to these quirky, wacky and funny stories from Dr Seuss! Ranked among the UK's top ten favourite children's authors, Seuss is firmly established as a global best-seller. The four classic favourites on this exclusive CD are: Horton Hears A Who Mr Brown Can Moo Can You? Oh The Places You'll Go! Happy Birthday To You Complete with WILD music and CRAZY sound effects, these zany stories are brought to life by the inimitable voice of Miranda Richardson.

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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Format

CD-Audio
Contains CD-Audio
Interest Age: From 4

Author

Dr. Seuss
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Author's Website

www.seussreadaloud.com/

Publisher

HarperCollins Publishers Ltd an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
www.harpercollins.co.uk

Publication date

2nd April 2009

ISBN

9780007310531


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