Theodor Seuss Geisel (1904-1991) is more famously known as Dr. Seuss.
He is most well known for his books The Cat In The Hat and Green Eggs And Ham.
However, his first children's book was And to Think That I Saw It On Mulberry Street.
Dr. Seuss wrote this book while he was traveling on a boat from Europe to the USA.
It is a charming story about a little boy named Marco.
Marco wants to make a boring story a little more interesting...so he begins to make up events to spice his story up.
This book turns 75 years old this year.
Dr. Seuss went on to publish 46 children's book.
Numerous adaptations of his work have been created, including 11 television specials, four feature films, a Broadway musical and four television series.
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