From the Inside Flap
Illus. in color. “Deliberately calculated to make its readers yawn. No one could resist those zillions of astonishing sleepyheads.”–“The New York Times.
From the Back Cover
A Chunky Book® with an added surprise–a punch-out piece to play with.
Everyone loves Dr. Seuss!
A true original, he wrote and illustrated over 50 classic children’s books with total sales of more than 100 million copies. For children of all ages.
About the Author
THEODOR SEUSS GEISEL—aka Dr. Seuss—is one of the most beloved children’s book authors of all time. From The Cat in the Hat to Oh, the Places You’ll Go!, his iconic characters, stories, and art style have been a lasting influence on generations of children and adults. The books he wrote and illustrated under the name Dr. Seuss (and others that he wrote but did not illustrate, including some under the pseudonyms Theo. LeSieg and Rosetta Stone) have been translated into thirty languages. Hundreds of millions of copies have found their way into homes and hearts around the world. Dr. Seuss’s long list of awards includes Caldecott Honors for McElligot’s Pool, If I Ran the Zoo, and Bartholomew and the Oobleck, the Pulitzer Prize, and eight honorary doctorates. Works based on his original stories have won three Oscars, three Emmys, three Grammys, and a Peabody.