I Wish That I Had Duck Feet

by Theo. Seuss

Random House Children's Books | August 12, 1965 | Picture Books

I Wish That I Had Duck Feet is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 2.
A young boy weighs the pros and cons of possessing various animal appendages—such as a duck''s feet, a deer''s antlers, a whale''s spout, an elephant''s trunk, and a long, long tail—only to decide that he''s better off just being himself. A zany, insightful story that beginning readers will wish to hear again and again!

Format: Picture Books

Dimensions: 72 pages, 9.25 × 6.81 × 0.35 in

Published: August 12, 1965

Publisher: Random House Children's Books

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0394800400

ISBN - 13: 9780394800400

Found in: Humour and Comedy
Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from I want to be a Which-What-Who! This was easily my favourite Dr. Seuss book when I was a child. The little boy who tries on all the different animal features, and then all of them at once, will delight any child.
Date published: 2008-11-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Absolutely wonderful for any aged kids This book has been passed down thruogh 3 uncles, my mother, 2 cousins, my sister and myself, and now passed down to my four children. It has been the best childrens book I believe any of us has ever read! It is the most enjoyable and extremely hilarious book for any aged children.
Date published: 2001-03-10

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I Wish That I Had Duck Feet

by Theo. Seuss

Format: Picture Books

Dimensions: 72 pages, 9.25 × 6.81 × 0.35 in

Published: August 12, 1965

Publisher: Random House Children's Books

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0394800400

ISBN - 13: 9780394800400

From the Publisher

A young boy weighs the pros and cons of possessing various animal appendages—such as a duck''s feet, a deer''s antlers, a whale''s spout, an elephant''s trunk, and a long, long tail—only to decide that he''s better off just being himself. A zany, insightful story that beginning readers will wish to hear again and again!

From the Jacket

Illus. in full color. "This zany story of a boy''s wishes for duck feet, a whale spout, deer horns, a long tail, elephant''s trunk, etc. will be a favorite with young readers."--"School Library Journal.

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.

From Our Editors

A boy imagines what it would be like if he had such things as duck feet, a whale spout, and an elephant's trunk.

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5