The Cat in the Hat Comes Back
When the Cat in the Hat once more steps into the lives of Sally and her brother he's soon up to his old tricks, in this mayhem-filled sequel to the original classic adventure. When the Cat in the Hat comes back, Sally and her brother know it's going to mean trouble. And guess what? They're right! The Cat in the Hat is one of the most popular characters in children's fiction, and this book is idea l for budding readers to tackle on their own. As part of a major rebrand programme, HarperCollins is relaunching 17 of Dr. Seuss's bestselling books, including such perennial favourites as The Cat in the Hat, Green Eggs and Ham and Fox in Socks. In response to consumer demand, the bright new cover designs incorporate much needed guidance on reading levels, with the standard paperbacks divided into three reading strands - Blue Back Books for parents to share with young children, Green Back Books for budding readers to tackle on their own, and Yellow Back Books for older, more fluent readers to enjoy. The Cat in the Hat Comes Back belongs to the Green Back Books range.
'Dr. Seuss ignites a child's imagination with his mischievous characters and zany verse.' The Express "[Dr.Seuss] has...instilled a lifelong love of books, learning and reading [in children]" The Telegraph "You really can't go wrong with Dr.Seuss" BBC Parenting "The magic of Dr.Seuss, with hilarious rhymes, belongs on the family bookshelf" Sunday Times Magazine "It's hard to believe they've been going for a century, Dr. Seuss' magic is timeless" Father's Quarterly
Theodor Seuss Geisel - better known to millions of his fans as Dr. Seuss - was born the son of a park superintendant in Springfield, Massachussets, i n1904. After studying at Dartmouth College, New Hampshire, and later at Oxford University in England, he became a magazine humorist and cartoonist, and an advertising man. He soon turned his many talents to writing children's books, and his first book - 'And To Think That I Saw It On Mulberry Street' - was published in 1937. His greatest claim to fame was the one and only 'The Cat in the Hat', published in 1957, the first of a successful range of early learning books known as Beginner Books.