When Horton the elephant hears a cry from help from a tiny speck of dust, most of his other animal friends think he has gone mad! However, Horton is determined to protect this minuscule being from being hurt and trampled by careless others - he knows that every living thing is precious, no matter what the size! But when an eagle takes off with the dust, which is inside a clover, and loses it, what is Horton to do? Find out in this classic Dr. Seuss book! Recommended ages 4 to 8.
Horton is back! After his first appearance in Horton Hatches the Egg, everyones favorite elephant returns in this timeless, moving, and comical classic in which we discover that "a persons a person, no matter how small." Thanks to the irrepressible rhymes and eye-catching illustrations, young readers will learn kindness and perseverance (as well as the importance of a good "Yopp") from the very determinedand very endearingHorton the elephant.
From the Hardcover edition.
THEODOR SEUSS GEISELaka Dr. Seussis one of the most beloved childrens book authors of all time. From The Cat in the Hat to Oh, the Places Youll 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. Seusss long list of awards includes Caldecott Honors for McElligots 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. Dr. Seuss's never-before-seen picture book What Pet Should I Get? will be published on July 28, 2015. The rediscovered book captures a classic childhood momentthe selection of a petand uses it to illustrate a life-lesson: that it is hard to make up your mind, but that sometimes you just have to do it!
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