Reading goes to the dogs in this timeless Beginner Book edited by Dr. Seuss. From big dogs and little dogs to red, green, and blue dogs, dogs going up and dogs going fast . . . who knew dogs were so busy? And laughter will ensue at the repeated question "Do you like my hat?" Like P. D. Eastman's classic "Are You My Mother?""Go, Dog. Go " has been a go-to favorite for over fifty years, leaving audiences of all breeds wagging their tails with delight.
Originally created by Dr. Seuss, Beginner Books encourage children to read all by themselves, with simple words and illustrations that give clues to their meaning.
"The canine cartoons make an elementary text funny and coherent and still one of the best around."--"School Library Journal.
|Author:||Eastman, P. D.|
|Publisher:||Random House Childrens Books|
|Publish Date:||Mar 1961|
|Number of Pages:||64|
|Shipping Weight (in pounds):||0.55|
|Product in Inches (L x W x H):||6.7 x 0.4 x 9.1|
Philip Dey "Phil" Eastman was born on November 25, 1909 in Amherst, Massachusetts. After preparing at Phillips Academy and Williston Academy, he graduated from Amherst College in 1933 and later from the National Academy of Design. From 1936 to 1941, Eastman worked at the story department of Walt Disney Productions. From 1941 to 1943 he worked at the story department of Warner Bros. Cartoons. From 1945 to 1952 he worked in the story department of United Productions of America.
He contributed to the "Private Snafu" World War II training films, wrote for the animation Mr. Magoo, and the Gerald McBoing-Boing series for UPA. He became a prong of Theodor Geisel (Dr. Seuss). He wrote many books for children such as Go, Dog. Go!, Big Dog.... Little Dog and Red Stop! Green Go! His title Are You My Mother? made The New York Times Best Seller List for 2012. Philip Eastman died on January 7, 1986 at the age of 76.
Fans of P. D. Eastman--and dogs--will want to get their paws on this classic beginning reader. Using only 75 different words, it features red dogs, blue dogs, big dogs, little dogs--all kinds of wonderful P. D. Eastman dogs--riding bicycles, scooters, skiis, and roller skates and driving all sorts of vehicles on their way to a big dog party held on top of a tree! Written over 50 years ago and edited by Dr. Seuss himself, this funny, doggy book makes a great gift for birthdays and other human celebrations, and will prove to you and your child that reading has not gone to the dogs!
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