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With Dr. Seuss as your guide, learning the alphabet is as easy as A, B, C.

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"An alphabet book with zany drawings and nonsensical verse provides an entertaining way for small children to learn the letters and their sounds." Booklist

About the Author

"A person’s a person, no matter how small," Theodor Seuss 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 kids learn to read.

Dr. Seuss was born Theodor Geisel in Springfield, Massachusetts, on March 2, 1904. After graduating from Dartmouth College in 1925, he went to Oxford University, intending to acquire a doctorate in literature. At Oxford, Geisel met Helen Palmer, whom he wed in 1927. Upon his return to America later that year, Geisel published cartoons and humorous articles for Judge, the leading humor magazine in America at that time. His cartoons also appeared in major magazines such as Life, Vanity Fair, and Liberty. Geisel gained national exposure when he won an advertising contract for an insecticide called Flit. He coined the phrase, “Quick, Henry, the Flit!” which became a popular expression.

Geisel published his first children’s book, And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street, in 1937, after 27 publishers rejected it.

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 1984, an Academy Award, three Emmy Awards, three Grammy Awards, and three Caldecott Honors, Geisel wrote and illustrated 44 books. While Theodor Geisel died on September 24, 1991, Dr. Seuss lives on, inspiring generations of children of all ages to explore the joys of reading.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780394800301
Author:
Seuss, Dr.
Publisher:
Random House Children's Books
Author:
Random House
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Readers - Beginner
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Fiction - General
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Concepts - Alphabet
Subject:
Alphabet
Subject:
Stories in rhyme
Subject:
Alphabet books
Subject:
Nonsense verses
Subject:
Children s humor
Edition Description:
Picture book
Series:
Beginner Books(R)
Series Volume:
31
Publication Date:
19600831
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from K up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
FULL COLOR
Pages:
72
Dimensions:
9.40x6.64x.47 in. .53 lbs.
Age Level:
04-08

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