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I Can Lick 30 Tigers Today! and Other Stories

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Publisher Comments:

Dr. Seuss tells three rhyming tales featuring the extended family of the Cat in the Hat in I Can Lick 30 Tigers Today! And Other Stories. The Cat’s son shows bravado in “I Can Lick 30 Tigers Today!” while his daughter gets a bit carried away imagining “The Glunk That Got Thunk.” And we look back at one of the Cat’s ancestors for a tale about tails in “King Looie Katz.” This lesser-known collection of classic Seussian silliness will be a welcome addition to the libraries of fans of all ages!

Synopsis:

The Cat in the Hat tells us three zany stories-in-verse about his son, his daughter, and his great-great-grandfather.  

About the Author

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.  His advertising cartoons, featuring Quick, Henry, the Flit!,  appeared in several leading American magazines.   Dr. Seuss's first children's book, And To Think That I Saw It On Mulberry Street, hit the market in 1937, and the world of children's literature was changed forever! In 1957, Seuss's The Cat in the Hat became the prototype for one of Random House's best- selling series, Beginner Books.  This popular series combined engaging stories with outrageous illustrations and playful sounds to teach basic reading skills.  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.

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 1984 and three Academy Awards, Seuss was the author and illustrator of 44 children's books, some of which have been made into audiocassettes, animated television specials, and videos for children of all ages.  Even after his death in 1991, Dr. Seuss continues to be the best-selling author of children's books in the world.  

Table of Contents

I can lick 30 tigers today! — King Looie Katz — The glunk that got thunk.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780394800943
Author:
Dr Seuss
Publisher:
Random House Books for Young Readers
Author:
Seuss, Dr.
Location:
Westminster, Md? :
Subject:
Readers - Beginner
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Picture books
Subject:
Animals - Lions Tigers Leopards etc.
Subject:
Stories in rhyme
Subject:
Children's stories, American
Subject:
Nonsense verses
Subject:
Short stories
Subject:
Children s humor
Copyright:
Series:
Classic Seuss
Series Volume:
v. 1
Publication Date:
19690931
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 1 up to 4
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
72
Dimensions:
11.26x8.24x.39 in. .89 lbs.
Media Run Time:
001300
Age Level:
04-08

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