Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories

Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories

Book - 1986
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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.

Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Random House, c1986.
ISBN: 9780394800875
0394800877
9780394900872
0394900871
Branch Call Number: j P FAVORITE SEUSS D
Characteristics: [90] pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.

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dylankemp
Oct 17, 2016

Three stories. My favourite is The Big Brag. Wonderful book for littlies.

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sschwartz
Feb 15, 2012

I can't believe I hadn't discovered Yertle until recently (a Seuss book I'd never ever read). It's a great one! Mack the turtle is a true hero and the final words are touching.

dragonsnakes Mar 17, 2011

Yertle - Well loved Seuss work . One turtle wants to be "king of the pond" at all costs.

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Michellerussell27 thinks this title is suitable for 2 years and over

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