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Find your child's next favorite book with these Dr. Seuss classics.
 
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Huevos verdes con jamon
by Dr. Seuss

Sam-I-Am mounts a determined campaign to convince another Seuss character to eat a plate of green eggs and ham.

Dr. Seuss turns 50 easy words into magic in this time-honored classic.

"Limited vocabulary but unlimited exuberance of illustration." — School Library Journal

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Oh, the Places You'll Go!
by Dr. Seuss
In this joyous ode to life, Dr. Seuss addresses graduates of all ages — from nursery school to medical school — and gives them the get-up-and-go to move mountains with the unrivaled exuberance and charm that have made Dr. Seuss books favorites for years.
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Sneetches and other Stories, The
by Dr. Seuss
In this classic collection of Dr. Seuss characters — including the Sneetches, Zax, many Daves, and pale green pants with nobody inside them — readers learn lessons of tolerance and respect as they follow along on various adventures.
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Hop on Pop
Series: Dr. Seuss
by Dr. Seuss

Pairs of rhyming words are introduced and used in simple sentences, such as "Day. Play. We play all day. Night. Fight. We fight all night."

"Combines phonics and word recognition, making sounds and letters recognizable." — School Library Journal, starred review

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The Cat in the Hat
by Dr. Seuss

One wet, rainy day while mother is out, a boy and a girl sit dejectedly in their chairs, watching the rain beat against the window. They're bored. Suddenly, in bursts a large cat in a tall striped hat, ready to play — and not just ordinary games, oh no!

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The Cat in the Hat Beginner Book Dictionary
by P. D. Eastman , Peter Anthony Eastman Illustrated by Peter Anthony Eastman
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The Cat in the Hat Comes Back!
by Dr. Seuss

The Cat in the Hat returns for more out-of-control fun in this wintry Beginner Book by Dr. Seuss.

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Oh, the Thinks You Can Think!
by Dr. Seuss

Relates in verse some of the unusual thinks you can think if only you try. A mad outpouring of made-up words, and intriguing ideas. Young readers will delight in Oh, the Thinks You Can Think! which celebrates the imagination and encourages young readers to think . . . about thinking!

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Dr. Seuss: What Was I Scared Of?
by Dr. Seuss Illustrated by Dr. Seuss
What's a pair of empty green pants doing standing in the woods? The narrator of What Was I Scared Of? has no idea and certainly doesn't want to find out. But whether he's fishing or shopping for spinach, he seems destined to be haunted by the spooky empty pants.
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Wacky Wednesday
by Theo LeSieg Illustrated by George Booth

A baffled youngster awakens one morning to find everything's out of place, but no one seems to notice! Beginning readers will have fun discovering all the wacky things wrong on each page while sharpening their ability to observe, as well as to read.

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The Lorax
Series: Dr. Seuss
by Dr. Seuss

"Unless someone like you...cares a whole awful lot...nothing is going to get better... It's not."

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One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish
by Dr. Seuss

This story-poem about the activities of such unusual animals as the Nook, Wump, Yink, Yop, Gack, and the Zeds was originally published in 1960.

A classic work by Dr. Seuss, it is described by Elementary Education as a "fabulous book of easy words, exciting pictures, and inviting rhythm"

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Dr. Seuss's ABC
by Dr. Seuss

With some of Dr. Seuss's offbeat rhymes and characters, the alphabet is the subject of this book, from Aunt Annie's alligator to the Zizzer-Zazzer-Zuzz.

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Happy Birthday to You!
by Dr. Seuss
How do people celebrate birthdays in Katroo? It all begins with a wake-up call and a visit from the Birthday Bird. Discover what other exciting activities are in store for the birthday person.
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Dr. Seuss's Sleep Book
by Dr. Seuss Illustrated by Dr. Seuss
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And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street
by Dr. Seuss
As Marco makes his way home along Mulberry Street, the sights he reports get more and more outrageously outlandish, so that he will have an interesting report to give his father.
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If I Ran the Zoo
by Dr. Seuss Illustrated by Dr. Seuss
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On Beyond Zebra!
by Dr. Seuss
Dr. Seuss does it again with this creative and very imaginative look at one boy's alternative alphabet. Sit back and enjoy the strange creatures as your tongue receives a workout!
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I Can Lick 30 Tigers Today! and Other Stories
by Dr. Seuss

Read along with three classic Dr. Seuss stories to learn how one may or may not lick 30 tigers, how the cats of Katzen-stein solved the problem of dragging tails, and how a Glunk can finally be UN-Thunk.

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Fox in Socks
Series: Dr. Seuss
by Dr. Seuss
A collection of tongue twisters that is "an amusing exercise for beginning readers". — Kirkus Reviews Full color.
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There's a Wocket in My Pocket!
by Dr. Seuss
A household of unusual creatures helps beginning readers recognize common "household" words.
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Bartholomew and the Oobleck
by Dr. Seuss Illustrated by Dr. Seuss
An ooey-gooey, green oobleck was not exactly what the king had in mind when he ordered something extra-special from his royal magicians.
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The Foot Book
by Dr. Seuss

Small feet, big feet, here come pig feet — and more! Slip off your shoes and kick up your heels with Dr. Seuss's classic The Foot Book, now with funtastic flaps and lots of stickers!

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I Am Not Going to Get Up Today!
by Dr. Seuss Illustrated by James Stevenson
A boy is so sleepy that he vows nothing will get him out of his morning bed, neither peas and beans nor the United States Marines.
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The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins
by Dr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss spins this weird and wacky tale about Bartholomew's hats. When Bartholomew visits town one  day, the King's procession stops in front of him and demands why Bartholomew hasn't respectfully removed his hat. But as he takes one hat off, another is revealed… and another, and another.

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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.

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Horton Hatches the Egg
by Dr. Seuss

When a lazy bird hatching an egg wants a vacation, she asks Horton, the elephant, to sit on her egg, which he does through all sorts of hazards until he is rewarded for doing what he said he would.

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Cat in the Hat's Learning Library, The: There's No Place Like Space
by Tish Rabe , Dr. Seuss Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz

Au revoir, Pluto!

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Gerald McBoing Boing
by Dr. Seuss

Gerald McCloy is a little boy who doesn't speak words but only weird sounds and who doesn't fit in until his uniqueness is recognized and affirmed.

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Please Try to Remember the First of Octember!
by Theo LeSieg , Dr. Seuss
Question: What do you get the kid who wants everything? Answer: Please Try to Remember the First of Octember!, the wonderfully exaggerated LeSeig Beginner Book that gently pokes fun at the green-eyed monster in all of us.
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Hunches in Bunches
by Dr. Seuss Illustrated by Dr. Seuss
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Hooray for Diffendoofer Day!
by Dr. Seuss , Jack Prelutsky Illustrated by Lane Smith
Started by Seuss, finished by Jack Prelutsky, and splendiferously illustrated by Lane Smith, this is the children's book publishing event of the year!
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Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can You?
by Dr. Seuss
This simple, silly, sturdy book for babies of all ages focuses on the wacky and wonderful sounds that children hear all the time.
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Dr. Seuss Learning Cards: ABC
by Scholastic

Dr. Seuss Beginner Alphabet Cards use fun games and learning activities to teach the most important pre-reading skills:

• Recognizing letter shapes

• Practicing letter sounds

• Matching words to things

• Building small words

• Making rhymes

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Dr. Seuss Learning Cards: Colors & Shapes
by Scholastic

Dr. Seuss beginning colors and shapes cards teach the youngest children basic skills and concepts, in their favorite Seuss style! 12 oversized flash cards are double-sided with Seuss excerpts, games, activities, and illustrations.

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Dr. Seuss Learning Cards: Counting
by Scholastic
Learn to count with Dr. Seuss!
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Dr. Seuss Happy Graduation Gift Set: Oh the Places You'll Go!
by Scholastic

Before your little graduate moves mountains, take a moment to celebrate their achievements with Dr. Seuss!

Designed by Seussian experts, this extended collection of graduation-themed novelty items will have everyone looking forward to the big day!

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My Many Colored Days
by Lou Fancher , Dr. Seuss Illustrated by Lou Fancher , Steve Johnson
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Scrambled Eggs Super!
by Dr. Seuss

Tired of scrambled eggs always tasting the same, Peter T. Hooper goes on a great egg hunt for his new recipe.

"Riotous humor in picture and verse as an enterprising Seuss creature hunts uncommon eggs for a super deluxe dish." — Child Study Assn.

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The Eye Book
by Theo LeSieg , Dr. Seuss
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Great Day for Up!
by Dr. Seuss Illustrated by Quentin Blake
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The Tooth Book
Series: Bright and Early Books, Book #25
by Theo LeSieg , Dr. Seuss Illustrated by Joseph Mathieu

Rhyming text and illustrations briefly point out what animals have teeth, their uses, and how to care for them.

The story is brief and funny.

The words are few and easy, and have a happy, catchy rhythm.

The pictures are clear and colorful clues to the text.

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Wish For A Fish: All About Sea Creatures
by Bonnie Worth , Dr. Seuss
The Cat in the Hat, Sally, and Dick take an undersea voyage aboard the S.S. Undersea Glubber! Traveling down from the Sunny Zone to the Dark Zone to the Trench at the bottom, Captain Cat and his crew get up close and personal with the different life forms found at each level of the ocean.
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