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Becoming Dr. Seuss
Language: en
Pages: 496
Authors: Brian Jay Jones
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-07 - Publisher: Penguin

The definitive, fascinating, all-reaching biography of Dr. Seuss Dr. Seuss is a classic American icon. Whimsical and wonderful, his work has defined our childhoods and the childhoods of our own children. The silly, simple rhymes are a bottomless well of magic, his illustrations timeless favorites because, quite simply, he makes
Theodor Geisel
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Donald E. Pease
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-03-10 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Dr. Seuss's infectious rhymes, fanciful creatures, and roundabout plots not only changed the way children read but imagined the world. And to Think That I Saw It On Mulberry Street, Green Eggs and Ham,The Cat and the Hat, these and other classics have sold hundreds of millions of copies and
I Can Read It All by Myself
Language: en
Pages: 366
Authors: Paul V. Allen
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-31 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

In the late 1950s, Ted Geisel took on the challenge of creating a book using only 250 unique first-grade words, something that aspiring readers would have both the ability and the desire to read. The result was an unlikely children’s classic, The Cat in the Hat. But Geisel didn’t stop
Who Was Dr. Seuss?
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Janet B. Pascal, Who HQ
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-07-07 - Publisher: Penguin

Ted Geisel loved to doodle from the time he was a kid. He had an offbeat, fun-loving personality. He often threw dinner parties where guests wore outrageous hats! And he donned quirky hats when thinking up ideas for books- like his classic The Cat in the Hat. This biography, with
Disney's Land
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Richard Snow
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-01 - Publisher: Scribner

A propulsive and “entertaining” (The Wall Street Journal) history chronicling the conception and creation of the iconic Disneyland theme park, as told like never before by popular historian Richard Snow. One day in the early 1950s, Walt Disney stood looking over 240 acres of farmland in Anaheim, California, and imagined