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Happy Birthday to You!

Written & illustrated by Dr. Seuss
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Aug 12, 1960
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Pages
5-9
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Celebrate your unique self with Dr. Seuss and the Great Birthday Bird in the ultimate birthday book!

I wish we could do what they do in Katroo. They sure know how to say “Happy birthday to you!”

In the picture book Happy Birthday to You!, Dr. Seuss has crafted the perfect celebration of the person you were born to be. When the Great Birthday Bird arrives to usher in your “Day of all Days,” you can expect a colorful romp full of fantastical fun that is all about YOU!

With birthday festivities on every page, readers go on a journey that teaches them to celebrate being themselves—every single day of the year! This joyful classic rejoices about the things that make you unique! It’s the essential birthday gift for ages one to 101—from the one and only Dr. Seuss!

Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!

“Pretty much all the stuff you need to know is in Dr. Seuss.” –President Barack Obama

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Who Wrote Happy Birthday to You!

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Dr. Seuss

THEODOR SEUSS GEISEL–aka Dr. Seuss–is one of the most beloved children’s book authors of all time. From <i>The Cat in the Hat </i>to <i>Oh, the Places You’ll Go!</i>, 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 <i>McElligot’s Pool</i>, <i>If I Ran the Zoo</i>, and <i>Bartholomew and the Oobleck</i>, the Pulitzer Prize, and eight honorary doctorates. Works based on his original stories have won three Oscars, three Emmys, three Grammys, and a Peabody.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780394800769
Publication Date:
August 12, 1960
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0394800761

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