The Shape of Me and Other Stuff (Bright and Early Books) by Dr. Seuss
By Dr. Seuss
Publish yr note: First released in 1973
Subtitled "Dr. Seuss's impressive note Book," The form of Me and different Stuff definitely lives as much as its billing. during this pleasant publication, first released in 1973, teenagers are inspired to think of shapes they could by no means have thought of earlier than: "Just take into consideration the form of beans and vegetation and mice and large machines!" Dr. Seuss's illustrations are in silhouette (for the aim of accenting the outlines of figures), yet are still as much as par together with his ordinary wacky, fun variety. hovering way past the mundane enviornment of circles, triangles, and squares, right here we're challenged to think about "the form of camels the form of bees and the fantastic shapes of again door keys!" teenagers will love the foolish rhymes and humorous images, and fogeys will delight in this unique tackle the principally untapped global of shapes. (Baby to preschool)
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