From Our Editors
The world of children’s literature would be far less brilliant and playful were it not for the fertile imagination of Dr. Seuss. For more than 60 years, his wonderfully wacky storybooks have been dazzling legions of children, while teaching them the very important skill of reading. Featuring the master’s frolicsome illustrations and verse, Yertle the Turtle collects three modern fables including "...
From the Publisher
Dr. Seuss presents three modern fables in the rhyming favorite Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories. The collection features tales about greed (“Yertle the Turtle”), vanity (“Gertrude McFuzz”), and pride (“The Big Brag”). In no other book does a small burp have such political importance! Yet again, Dr. Seuss proves that he and classic picture books go hand in hand.
From the Jacket
Illustrated in color. Three modern fables in humorous pictures and verse: "Yertle the Turtle," "Gertrude McFuzz," and "The Big Brag."