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The Shape of Me and Other Stuff

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 22 Ratings and 20 Reviews

Book Description
Subtitled "Dr. Seuss's Surprising Word Book," The Shape of Me and Other Stuff certainly lives up to its billing. In this delightful book, first published in 1973, kids are encouraged to ponder shapes they may never have considered before: "Just think about the shape of beans and flowers and mice and big machines!" Dr. Seuss's illustrations are in silhouette (for the purpose of accenting the outlin... More
Book Information
PublisherRandom House Books For Young Readers
BindingHardcover (11 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages29
ISBN-100394926870
ISBN-13978-0394926872
Publication Date07/12/1973
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About Dr. Seuss (Author) : Dr. Seuss was a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Dr. Seuss include How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Dr. Seuss's ABC, Mr. Brown Can Moo: Can You?... more
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11/17/2009 jacklyn curb said:
This book focuses on the abstract shape of things in our world. It contains the basics, but spotlights the other things that do not get recognized as being a shape. The rhyming text of Dr. Seuss uses familiar objects for kids to think about. The randomness of the objects reminds us of the randomness... more

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