In typical Dr. Seuss fashion, this book is filled with fun rhymes, crazy animals, and wacky acts. Young Morris McGurk lets his imagination run wild as he plans his own circus McGurkus. Kids will love the fantastic animals and incredible acts he will have for this greatest of all circuses! Recommended for ages 3 to 8.
Step right up for Dr. Seusss classic rhyming picture-book tale of young Morris McGurks big circus dreams. This circus has more than a mere lion tamer and trapeze artist! At the Circus McGurkus, youll be intrigued by the wink-hooded Hoodwink, terrified by the Spotted Atrocious, and amazed by the daring feats of the great Sneelock. And these are just a few of the astonishing things youll find under this big top. Told with the humor and originality that are synonymous with Dr. Seuss, If I Ran the Circus is a crowd-pleasing showstopper!
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!