Format: Picture Books
Dimensions: 72 Pages, 6.69 × 9.06 × 0.39 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.