Dr Seuss Books

Theodor Seuss Geisel (March 2, 1904 – September 24, 1991) was an American children’s author, political cartoonist, and animator. He is known for his work writing and illustrating more than 60 books under the pen name Doctor Seuss . His work includes many of the most popular children’s books of all time, selling over 600 million copies and being translated into more than 20 languages by the time of his death.

Geisel adopted the name “Dr. Seuss” as an undergraduate at Dartmouth College and as a graduate student at Lincoln College, Oxford. He left Oxford in 1927 to begin his career as an illustrator and cartoonist for Vanity Fair, Life, and various other publications. He also worked as an illustrator for advertising campaigns, most notably for FLIT and Standard Oil, and as a political cartoonist for the New York newspaper PM.

He published his first children’s book, And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street in 1937. During World War II, he took a brief hiatus from children’s literature to illustrate political cartoons, and he also worked in the animation and film department of the United States Army where he wrote, produced or animated many productions – both live-action and animated – including Design for Death, which later won the 1947 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.

Green Eggs and Ham is a children’s book by Dr. Seuss, first published on August 12, 1960. As of 2016, the book has sold 8 million copies worldwide.

The Complete List of Dr. Seuss Books

1. And To Think That I Saw It On Mulberry Street (1937)

2. The 500 Hats Of Bartholomew Cubbins (1938)

3. The King’s Stilts (1939)

4. Horton Hatches the Egg (1940)

5. McElligot’s Pool (1947)

6. Thidwick The Big-Hearted Moose (1948)

7. Bartholomew And The Oobleck (1949)

8. If I Ran the Zoo (1950)

9. Scrambled Eggs Super! (1953)

10. Horton Hears A Who! (1954)

11. On Beyond Zebra (1955)

12. If I Ran The Circus (1956)

13. The Cat in the Hat (1957)

14. How The Grinch Stole Christmas (1957)

15. Yertle The Turtle And Other Stories (1958)

16. The Cat In The Hat Comes Back! (1958)

17. Happy Birthday To You! (1959)

18. Green Eggs And Ham (1960)

19. One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish (1960)

20. The Sneetches And Other Stories (1961)

21. Dr Seuss’s Sleep Book (1962)

22. Dr Seuss’s ABC (1963)

23. Hop on Pop (1963)

24. Fox In Socks (1965)

25. I Had Trouble In Getting To Solla Sollew (1965)

26. The Cat in the Hat Song Book (1967)

27. The Foot Book (1968)

28. I Can Lick 30 Tigers Today! And Other Stories (1969)

29. My Book About Me (1969)

30. I Can Draw It Myself (1970)

31. Mr Brown Can Moo! Can You? (1970)

32. The Lorax (1971)

33. Marvin K. Mooney Will You Please Go Now! (1972)

34. Did I Ever Tell You How Lucky You Are? (1973)

35. The Shape Of Me And Other Stuff (1973)

36. Great Day For Up (1974)

37. There’s a Wocket in my Pocket! (1974)

38. Oh, The Thinks You Can Think! (1975)

39. I Can Read With My Eyes Shut! (1978)

40. Oh Say Can You Say? (1979)

41. Hunches In Bunches (1982)

42. The Butter Battle Book (1984)

43. You’re Only Old Once! (1986)

44. I am Not Going to Get Up Today (1987)

45. Oh, The Places You’ll Go! (1990)

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