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The Sneetches and Other Stories By Dr. Seuss

The Sneetches and Other Stories
by Dr. Seuss

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The Star-Bellied Sneetches have bellies with Stars, but the Plain-Bellied Sneetches have none upon thars! Rivalries rocket when Sylvester McMonkey McBean steps in to prey on their prejudices, but in the end we realise that prejudice is nothing more than a ridiculous waste of time.

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The Sneetches and Other Stories: Yellow Back Book (Dr. Seuss - Yellow Back Book) by Dr. Seuss

The Star-Bellied Sneetches have bellies with Stars, but the Plain-Bellied Sneetches have none upon thars! Rivalries rocket when Sylvester McMonkey McBean steps in to prey on their prejudices, but in the end we realise that prejudice is nothing more than a ridiculous waste of time.

With his unique combination of hilarious stories, zany pictures and riotous rhymes, Dr. Seuss has been delighting young children and helping them learn to read for over fifty years. Creator of the wonderfully anarchic Cat in the Hat, and ranked among the UK's top ten favourite children's authors, Seuss is firmly established as a global best-seller, with over 650 million books sold worldwide.

As the first step in a major rebrand programme, HarperCollins is relaunching 17 of Dr. Seuss's best-selling books, including such perennial favourites as `The Cat in the Hat', `Green Eggs and Ham' and `Fox in Socks'. In response to consumer demand, the bright new cover designs incorporate much-needed guidance on reading levels, with the standard paperbacks divided into three reading strands - Blue Back Books for parents to share with young children, Green Back Books for budding readers to tackle on their own, and Yellow Back Books for older, more fluent readers to enjoy. `The Sneetches and Other Stories' belongs to the Yellow Back Book range.

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The Sneetches and Other Stories Reviews


"[Dr. Seuss] has...instilled a lifelong love of books, learning and reading [in children]" - The Telegraph

"Dr. Seuss ignites a child's imagination with his mischievous characters and zany verses" - The Express

"The magic of Dr. Seuss, with his hilarious rhymes, belongs on the family bookshelf" - Sunday Times Magazine

"The author... has filled many a childhood with unforgettable characters, stunning illustrations, and of course, glorious rhyme" - The Guardian

"Dr. Seuss ignites a child's imagination with his mischievous characters and zany verses." - The Express

About Dr. Seuss


Theodor Seuss Geisel - better known to his millions of fans as Dr. Seuss - was born the son of a park superintendent in Springfield, Massachusetts, in 1904. After studying at Dartmouth College, New Hampshire, and later at Oxford University in England, he became a magazine humorist and cartoonist, and an advertising man. He soon turned his many talents to writing children's books, and his first book - `And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street' - was published in 1937. His greatest claim to fame was the one and only `The Cat in the Hat', published in 1957, the first of a successful range of early learning books known as Beginner Books.

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GOR010527147
The Sneetches and Other Stories: Yellow Back Book (Dr. Seuss - Yellow Back Book) by Dr. Seuss
Dr. Seuss
Dr. Seuss - Yellow Back Book
Used - Like New
Paperback
HarperCollins Publishers
2003-05-06
68
0007158505
9780007158508
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
The book has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket is included if applicable. No missing or damaged pages, no tears, possible very minimal creasing, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins.