McElligot's Pool

Hardcover | September 12, 1947

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Imagination runs wild in this Caldecott Honor-winning tale featuring Dr. Seuss's inimitable voice and hysterical illustrations. The first Seuss title to feature full-color art on every other page, this adventurous picture book tells of Marco-who first imagined an extraordinary parade in And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street-as he daydreams of all the possibilities that await him while he fishes in McElligot's Pool. Optimistic and exciting, this tale is the perfect bait, and readers young and old will be hooked on this fish-tastic favorite.

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Who knows what fantastic fish might fish in McElligot's Pool! "Rare and wonderful imaginings are told in the author-artist's inimitable rhyme and are shown in hilariously funny pictures".--Booklist. ALA Notable Book; Caldecott Honor Book. Full-color illustrations

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Imagination runs wild in this Caldecott Honor-winning tale featuring Dr. Seuss's inimitable voice and hysterical illustrations. The first Seuss title to feature full-color art on every other page, this adventurous picture book tells of Marco-who first imagined an extraordinary parade in And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street-as ...

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Illus. in color. Who knows what fantastic fish might swim in McElligot's Pool!

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 othe...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:64 pages, 11.26 × 8.27 × 0.45 inPublished:September 12, 1947Publisher:Random House Children's Books

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0394800834

ISBN - 13:9780394800837

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5

Customer Reviews of McElligot's Pool

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from All Time Favourite I loved this book as a kid and now my 2 year old wants to read it again and again.
Date published: 2015-11-17

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From Our Editors

Who knows what fantastic fish might fish in McElligot's Pool! "Rare and wonderful imaginings are told in the author-artist's inimitable rhyme and are shown in hilariously funny pictures".--Booklist. ALA Notable Book; Caldecott Honor Book. Full-color illustrations

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"Rare and wonderful imaginings are told in the author-artist's inimitable rhyme and are shown in hilariously funny pictures."--Booklist.