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Horton Hears a Who!

Horton Hears a Who!

by Dr. Seuss

Horton the elephant hears a yell coming from a small speck of dust. Horton is determined to protect the "Whos" living in "Who-ville" on the speck of dust because a person is a person no matter how small.

Ages
3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Interest Level
Grades PreK - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
3.8
Lexile Measure
490L
DRA
38
Guided Reading
P
Publisher
Random House Books for Young Readers
Book Type
Beginning Reader Book
Number of Pages
72
Genre
Classics, Comedy and Humor, Fantasy

About the Author

Contributor Image Alt Tag Dr. Seuss Dr. Seuss was born Theodor Geisel in Springfield, Massachusetts on March 2, 1904. After attending Dartmouth College and Oxford University, he began a career in advertising. 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 kids learn to read.

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