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Popular Dr. Seuss books

In honor of Dr. Seuss's 113th birthday on March 2, here are some of his most popular titles.

"Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories"

First published in 1958, this book features three
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First published in 1958, this book features three modern fables in humorous pictures and verse: "Yertle the Turtle," "Gertrude McFuzz," and "The Big Brag." Best for ages 6 and older; $14.95.

"You're Only Old Once! A Book for Obsolete Children"

Follow Dr. Seuss' Everyman as he gets a
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Follow Dr. Seuss' Everyman as he gets a checkup with the experts at the Golden Years Clinic, from the initial Eyesight and Solvency Test through all the stops along Stethoscope Row. Dr. Seuss lightens up the aches and pains of growing old. Makes a fun gift for friends or family who are "over the hill." Best for ages 12 and older; $17.99.

"And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street"

As little Marco describes the horse and wagon
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As little Marco describes the horse and wagon he saw on Mulberry Street, they are transformed into an elephant and a band wagon with a retinue of police. Best for ages 6 and older; $14.99.

"One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish"

In this exploration of simple concepts such as
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In this exploration of simple concepts such as color, numbers and opposites, Dr. Seuss presents a crazy world of boxing Goxes, singing Yinks and hump Wumps. Best for ages 4 and older; $8.99.

"Scrambled Eggs Super"

Peter T. Hooper (from Thing One and Thing
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Peter T. Hooper (from Thing One and Thing Two in "The Cat in the Hat") is bored by his mother's habits of always making scrambled eggs out of hen's eggs. So off he goes on a journey to find different types of eggs, from Moth-Watching Sneths, Long-Legger Kwongs and more. Best for ages 6 and older; $14.95.

"Dr. Seuss's Sleep Book"

What happens when one small yawn spreads from
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What happens when one small yawn spreads from bedroom to bedroom across the country? Ninety-nine zillion, nine trillion and three Seussian creatures are sound asleep. Best for ages 6 and older; $14.95.

"The Sneetches and Other Stories"

The four wildly whimsical stories,
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The four wildly whimsical stories, "The Sneetches," "The Zax," "Too Many Daves" and "What Was I Scared Of?," touch on important moral issues that can be enjoyed by the whole family. Best for ages 6 and older; $14.99.

"The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins"

A read-aloud that tells what happened when Bartholomew
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A read-aloud that tells what happened when Bartholomew couldn't take his hat off before the king. Best for ages 5 and older; $14.95.

"Bartholomew and the Oobleck"

When the king ordered something extra-special from his
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When the king ordered something extra-special from his royal magicians, he wasn't expecting an ooey-gooey, green oobleck. Best for ages 6 and older; $14.95.

"The Cat in the Hat"

A true classic for kids of all ages.
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A true classic for kids of all ages. Dick and Sally are stuck inside with nothing to do -- until a giant cat in a hat shows up, transforming the dull day into an adventure. Best for ages 5 and older; $8.99.

"Did I Ever Tell You How Lucky You Are?"

Children will be cheered just contemplating the outrageous
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Children will be cheered just contemplating the outrageous array of troubles they're lucky they don't have. Best for ages 6 and older; $14.95.

"Oh, the Places You'll Go"

Enjoy the ride as you journey through life
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Enjoy the ride as you journey through life with all the ups and downs. It makes a nice gift for anyone starting out a new adventure. Best for ages 3 and older; $17.99.

"Fox in Sock"

Fox in Socks introduces Mr. Knox to some
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Fox in Socks introduces Mr. Knox to some of the craziest tongue-twisters. Kids will love the rhyming verses as they learn to read. Best for ages 3 and older; $8.99.

"Hunches in Bunches"

A boy has a difficult time making decisions
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A boy has a difficult time making decisions even though there is a vocal bunch of Hunches to help him. Best for ages 6 and older; $14.95.

"If I Ran The Circus"

Young Morris McGurk lets his imagination run wild
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Young Morris McGurk lets his imagination run wild with his circus McGurkus. Best for ages 6 and older; $14.95.

"If I Ran The Zoo"

If Gerald McGrew ran the zoo things would
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If Gerald McGrew ran the zoo things would be different. There would be beasts that "you don't see every day." From the mountains of Zomba-ma-Tant to the blistering sands of the Desert of Zind, Gerald hunts down every animal imaginable and amazes the world with his new and improved zoo. Best for ages 4 and older; $14.95.

"The Lorax Pop-Up"

Just in time for the feature film release,
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Just in time for the feature film release, kids can enjoy the new pop-up edition of "The Lorax," an ecological warning amidst the dangers of clear-cutting, pollution and disregard for the earth's environment, told by Once-ler, the faceless, bodiless narrator. Best for ages 5 and older; $29.99.

"The Bippolo Seed and Other Lost Stories"

This book includes seven Dr. Seuss stories that
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This book includes seven Dr. Seuss stories that had never appeared in book form. They include:"The Bear, the Rabbit, and the Zinniga-Zanniga," about a rabbit who is saved from a bear with a single eyelash); "Gustav the Goldfish," an early, rhymed version of the Beginner Book "A Fish Out of Water;" "Tadd and Todd," a tale of twins; "Steak for Supper," about creatures who follows a boy home in anticipation of a steak dinner; "The Bippolo Seed," in which a scheming feline leads an innocent duck to make a bad decision; "The Strange Shirt Spot," and "The Great Henry McBride," about a boy whose far-flung career fantasies are only bested by those of the real Dr. Seuss himself. Best for ages 6 and older; $15.

"McElligot's Pool"

Find out what fantastic fish are swimming in
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Find out what fantastic fish are swimming in McElligot's pool. best for ages 6 and older; $14.95.

"Green Eggs and Ham"

Sam-I-am is very persistent. He hopes to convince
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Sam-I-am is very persistent. He hopes to convince the nameless skeptic that green eggs and ham make a delicious meal. He tries every manner of presentation with this "nouveau cuisine"--in a house, with a mouse, in a box, with a fox, with a goat, on a boat--to no avail. Then finally, finally the doubter caves under the tremendous pressure exerted by the tireless Sam-I-am. And guess what? Green eggs and ham are "so good, so good, you see." Best for ages 5 and older; $8.99.

"How the Grinch Stole Christmas"

The Grinch hates Christmas, and wants to stop
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The Grinch hates Christmas, and wants to stop it from coming. So he forms a devious plan: to impersonate Santy Claus and to steal the Whos' Christmas presents. But come Christmas morning, the Grinch is in for a shocking surprise. Best for ages 6 and older; $15.

"Hop on Pop"

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"Hop on Pop" teaches children the basics of word construction through whimsical illustrations and more. Best for ages 5 and older; $8.99.

"Horton Hears a Who!"

Horton, the lovable elephant, tries to protect tiny
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Horton, the lovable elephant, tries to protect tiny creatures on a speck of dust. Best for ages 6 and older; $14.95.

"Thidwick the Big-Hearted Moose"

A kind quadruped from the shores of Lake
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A kind quadruped from the shores of Lake Winna-Bango has the most amazing antlers. Everyone in the animal kingdom takes advantage of his generosity and before long, he has animal upon animals perched atop his head. Best for ages 6 and older; $14.95.

"Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can you?"

In this
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In this "Book of Wonderful Noises," Mr. Brown takes you through everything from thunder ("boom boom boom") to horse feet ("klopp klopp klopp) while encouraging kids to join him in the fun. Best for ages 2 and older; $4.99.

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