Bartholomew and the oobleck / written and illustrated by Dr. Seuss.

By: Seuss, DrContributor(s): Random House (Firm) [pbl]Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Random House, c1949Description: [48] p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cmISBN: 0394900758; 9780394900759Subject(s): Fantasy | Children -- Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction | Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction | Kings and rulers -- Juvenile fiction | Magic -- Juvenile fiction | Weather -- Juvenile fiction | Boredom -- Juvenile fictionAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Bartholomew and the oobleck.; Online version:: Bartholomew and the oobleck.DDC classification: [Fic] LOC classification: PZ8.G326 | BarPS3513.E2 | B37 1949bAwards: Caldecott Honor Book, 1950.Summary: The King, tired of rain, snow, sun, and fog, commands his magicians to make something else come down from the sky, but when oobleck falls, in sticky greenish droplets, Bartholomew Cubbins shames the King and saves the kingdom.
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The King, tired of rain, snow, sun, and fog, commands his magicians to make something else come down from the sky, but when oobleck falls, in sticky greenish droplets, Bartholomew Cubbins shames the King and saves the kingdom.

Caldecott Honor Book, 1950.

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Theodor Seuss Geisel was born in Springfield, Massachusetts on March 2, 1904. He wrote and illustrated more than 45 picture books under the pseudonym Dr. Seuss. His first picture book, And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street, was published in 1937. His other books included The Cat in the Hat, The Butter-Battle Book, The Lorax, The Bippolo Seed and Other Lost Stories, Fox in Socks: Dr. Seuss's Book of Tongue Tanglers, What Pet Should I Get?, and Oh, the Places You'll Go. In 1984, he received a Pulitzer Prize for his contributions to children's literature. He died of oral cancer on September 24, 1991 at the age of 87.

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