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Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss! Audiobook Recommendations

Categories: Audiobook Library, Education & Teaching, Parenting

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss! Dr. Seuss is considered a genius for writing content that supports early childhood reading development using word recognition through rhyme, creating a sense of fun by building on an ever-growing chaotic plot, and appealing to all audiences. Through good times and bad, his books have brought families and elementary classes many hours of fun reading. Here's a list of books (non-controversial) that we recommend you read.


Happy Birthday to You

Grade Level: 1-4
Lexile: NPL
Fly with the Great Birthday Bird in this fantastical commemoration of YOU And make the most of your special day, which only comes once a year.


Cat in the Hat

Grade Levels: Preschool - 2
Lexile: 260L
Poor Dick and Sally. It's cold and wet and they're stuck in the house with nothing to do . . . until a giant cat in a hat shows up, transforming the dull day into a madcap adventure and almost wrecking the place in the process!


Horton and the Kwuggerbug and More Lost Stories

Grade Level: K-3
This follow-up to The Bippolo Seed and Other Lost Stories features familiar Seussian faces and places. this new volume of "lost" tales is a perfect gift for young readers and a must-have for Seuss collectors of all ages!


If I ran the circus

Grade Level: 1 - 4
Lexile: NPL
Young Morris McGurk lets his imagination run wild with his circus McGurkus. "Fun for the entire family.

Got a book list suggestion? Send your ideas to allkidscanread@learningally.org and help us get you the books you want and need to read.

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