Oh, what a great gift! A slipcased set of classics: one to read, and one to write (and draw) in-with a little help from Dr. Seuss! Perfect for the grad in your life!
This sturdy, slipcased set includes a jacketed hardcover copy of Dr. Seuss’s Oh, the Places You’ll Go! plus the hardcover activity book Oh, the Places I’ll Go! By ME, Myself. A perennial favorite, Oh, the Places You’ll Go! is Dr. Seuss’s wonderfully wise graduation speech about life’s ups and downs. An ideal send-off for children starting out in the world, it has a message that will resonate throughout their lives.
The activity book Oh, the Places I’ll Go! By ME, Myself has the easy-to-read and easy-to-fill-in style of Dr. Seuss’s classic My Book About Me By ME, Myself. Inspired by Oh, the Places You’ll Go!, it features simple writing activities, yes and no questions, unfinished images for kids to complete, mazes, and space for family and friends to share advice. A keepsake in the making, it is guaranteed to inspire elementary school–age children to think: Where do I want to go? How do I want to get there? Who do I want to bring with me?
All told, this is a collection the whole family will enjoy and cherish for generations.
|Publisher:||Random House Children's Books|
|Product dimensions:||8.30(w) x 11.50(h) x 0.90(d)|
|Age Range:||4 - 8 Years|
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.
Date of Birth:March 2, 1904
Date of Death:September 4, 1991
Place of Birth:Springfield, Massachusetts
Place of Death:La Jolla, California
Education:B.A., Dartmouth College, 1925; Oxford University (no degree)