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Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories

Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories

by Dr. Seuss
Three favorite Dr. Seuss stories about the difficulty of ruling the world, the dangers of jealousy, and the downside to bragging.
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Grade Level Equivalent
3.8
Lexile Measure
520L
Genre
Comedy and Humor

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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