Yertle the Turtle, and Other Stories

Yertle the Turtle, and Other Stories

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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.



Baker & Taylor
Includes three humorous stories in verse: Yertle the Turtle, Gertrude McFuzz, and The Big Brag.

Baker
& Taylor

Three popular tales by the famous Dr. Seuss--Yertle the Turtle, Gertrude McFuzz, and The Big Brag--teach a lesson about the consequences of being thoughtless, vain, and conceited. 100,000 first printing.
3 popular tales by the famous Dr. Seuss which teach a lesson about the consequences of being thoughtless, vain, and conceited

Publisher: New York : Random House, [1979]
Copyright Date: ©1979
ISBN: 9780394800875
9780394900872
0394800877
0394900871
Branch Call Number: PIC Seuss 1979
Characteristics: 82 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Audience: Accelerated Reader AR LG 3.3 0.5 9049

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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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