Oh the Thinks You Can Think About Dr. Seuss!

Oh the Thinks You Can Think About Dr. Seuss!

 

Contributed by Kayla King, Blog Manager 

 

 

Today is the day for a brand new book. So stay awhile and have a look. We promise there's more in this post as well. But those are things we cannot tell.

 

Okay, that is silly, we know you know, too. Today we are sharing a book revew! It's from Oh the Thinks You Can Think! and it's just down below. Go on, take a peek! No, not with your toe. Did you see? Did you see? What all those Thinks could be? Well don't stop there, we have more to share!

 

We have pictures and sayings and a special something you'll love (we bet)! It's a giveaway of What Pet Should I Get? Sorry we ruined that almost-surprise. But now it's time to show your eyes. Say eyes, eyes, my two eyes, I want to see YABC's surprise! So today is the day, you're off and away, to celebrate Seuss, the very best way!! 

 

 

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Oh the Thinks You Can Think!

Reviewed by Kayla King

 

Oh the Thinks You Can Think! is one of those lovely little children’s books that is able to cross time and space and years to mean just as much to the adults who read it. In this whimsical world filled with classic Dr. Seuss nonsense, there is a message that YOU CAN THINK! You can imagine, which means all of us, young or old, can think and wonder and imagine, too! 

 

The illustrations within this book are just as fantastic as one would expect from Dr. Seuss. The colors range from the pinkest pinks to the bluest blues and even some pages shrouded in darkness. All at once, the pages are silly until suddenly, they become very serious. They tell us to “think left and think right and think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try!”

 

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Now, in a media-obsessed world, it’s nice to know that along with the tweets we can tweet there are also thinks we can think. Maybe some of those THINKS will exist in 140 characters or less. But maybe they will build the next wonder of the world or write the next great novel or save mankind with a tremendous thought ready to become a real-life Think.  

 

Dr. Seuss’s Oh the Thinks You Can Think! is a tale that reminds us all that we have the power to create whatever we want using only our minds. It’s really that simple. And hey, if we can “think about Kitty O’Sullivan Krauss in her big balloon swimming pool over her house,” then the sky is the limit (for both Kitty and us, too!) and anything is possible!

 

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So thank you Dr. Seuss, for teaching us that we can think and think and think and never run out of Thinks! Maybe they will become real and we can keep them close by. Maybe they will even become house pets! Who knows, right? We need only THINK!

 

 

 

All About Dr. Seuss!

 

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Theodor “Seuss” Geisel is one of the most beloved children’s book authors of all time. His long list of awards includes Caldecott Honors for McElligot’s PoolIf I Ran the Zoo, and Bartholomew and the Oobleck, the Pulitzer Prize, and eight honorary doctorates. Works based on his original stories have won three Oscars, three Emmys, three Grammys and a Peabody. Geisel wrote and illustrated 45 books during his lifetime, and his books have sold more than 650 million copies worldwide. Though Theodor Geisel died on September 24, 1991, Dr. Seuss lives on, inspiring generations of children of all ages to explore the joys of reading. For more information about Dr. Seuss and his works, visit Seussville.com.

 

 

Now it's time for that brand new book! No need to wait, have a looK!

 

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What Pet Sould I Get?

  1. By: Dr. Seuss

  2. Release Date: July 28, 2015 

In the Fall of 2013, an original manuscript with accompanying sketches by Dr. Seuss, aka Ted Geisel, was discovered in the La Jolla, California home of the late beloved children’s author. That complete manuscript was for the picture book, WHAT PET SHOULD I GET?, and will be published by Random House Children’s Books on July 28, 2015. It is the first original new Dr. Seuss book since the publication of the last book of Dr. Seuss’s career, Oh, the Places You’ll Go! in 1990. WHAT PET SHOULD I GET? captures the excitement of a classic childhood moment—choosing a pet—and features the brother and sister characters that Dr. Seuss drew in One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish.

 

*GIVEAWAY DETAILS*

 

One winner will receive a  copy of What Pet Should I Get?, US only.

Entering is simple, just fill out the entry form below. During this giveaway, we have a question for entrants. Here is the question they'll be answering in the comments below for extra entries: 
What pet would you choose to get? 

 

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Now before you leave this post and Dr. Seuss behind. There are 43 other book reviews you can find! Just follow the list that follows these words. There may even be a book about birds! 

 

Dr. Seuss 44 Classic Book Celebratory Tour:

 

  1. And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street, 1937 – The Young Folks.com
  2. The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins, 1938 – Bookish Antics
  3. The Seven Lady Godivas, 1939 – The Eater of Books
  4. The King’s Stilts, 1939 – On Starships and Dragonwings
  5. Horton Hatches the Egg, 1940 – The Book Cellar
  6. McElligot’s Pool, 1947 – Media Mikes
  7. Thidwick the Big-Hearted Moose, 1948 –Mommie of 2
  8. Bartholomew and the Oobleck, 1949 – Nonperfect Parenting
  9. If I Ran the Zoo, 1950 – Live to Read
  10. Scrambled Eggs Super! 1953 – Word Spelunking
  11. Horton Hears a Who! 1954 - Bookiemoji
  12. On Beyond Zebra! 1955 - Jessabella Reads
  13. If I Ran the Circus, 1956 – Book Hounds
  14. The Cat in the Hat, 1957 – The Bookbag
  15. How the Grinch Stole Christmas! 1957 – Nightly Reading
  16. The Cat in the Hat Comes Back, 1958 – Winter Haven Books
  17. Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories, 1958 – Alice Marvels
  18. Happy Birthday to You! 1959 – Chapter by Chapter
  19. Green Eggs and Ham, 1960 – Poland Bananas
  20. One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish, 1960 – Once Upon a Twilight
  21. The Sneetches and Other Stories, 1961 - The Mod Podge Bookshelf
  22. Dr. Seuss’s Sleep Book, 1962 – Good Books and Good Wine
  23. Dr. Seuss’s ABC, 1963 – The Irish Banana
  24. Hop on Pop, 1963 – Mundie Moms
  25. Fox in Socks, 1965 – Page Turners
  26. I Had Trouble in Getting to Solla Sollew, 1965 – Book Rock Betty
  27. The Cat in the Hat Songbook, 1967 – Giveaway Train
  28. The Foot Book, 1968 – I Am A Reader
  29. I Can Lick 30 Tigers Today! And Other Stories, 1969 – Cuddlebuggery
  30. I Can Draw It Myself, 1970 – The Children’s Book Review
  31. Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can You? 1970 – Curling Up with a Good Book
  32. The Lorax, 1971 - Elizziebooks
  33. Marvin K. Mooney Will You Please Go Now! 1972 – Reading with ABC
  34. Did I Ever Tell You How Lucky You Are? 1973 – Me, Myshelf, and I
  35. The Shape of Me and Other Stuff, 1973 – Paperback Princess
  36. There’s a Wocket in My Pocket! 1974 – Presenting Lenore
  37. Oh, the Thinks You Can Think! 1975 – YA Books Central
  38. The Cat’s Quizzer, 1976 – Lille Punkin’
  39. I Can Read with My Eyes Shut! 1978 – Confessions Of A Vi3tbabe
  40. Oh Say Can You Say? 1979 – Ex Libris
  41. Hunches in Bunches, 1982 – No BS Book Reviews
  42. The Butter Battle Book, 1984 – Novel Novice
  43. You’re Only Old Once! 1986 – Dad of Divas
  44. Oh, the Places You’ll Go! 1990  - Jesse the Reader

 

This post is done, you are free to go. But I hope when you leave you'll remember to know, about Guffs and Snuvs and Bloogs blowing by. But most of all remember you can think any THINK as long as you try!

 

 

 

 

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Comments 19

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Guest - Alice Wu on Thursday, 13 August 2015 22:18

I'd get a bearded lizard!

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I'd get a bearded lizard!
Guest - Natasha on Saturday, 15 August 2015 12:30

I'd get a dog

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I'd get a dog
Guest - JennB on Monday, 17 August 2015 10:54

I've always wanted a koala.

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I've always wanted a koala.
Guest - Courtney on Wednesday, 19 August 2015 17:11

If I could choose any pet out of the fog,
I would not choose an ant on a log,
For honestly he wouldn’t look that cute on my blog,
But mostly because my heart chooses a pet hedgehog.

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If I could choose any pet out of the fog, I would not choose an ant on a log, For honestly he wouldn’t look that cute on my blog, But mostly because my heart chooses a pet hedgehog.
Guest - Janie Prather on Thursday, 20 August 2015 23:15

A pony

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A pony
Dan Denman (website) on Sunday, 23 August 2015 11:43

I think that I might get a florflangle or a timtangle. Maybe I would choose a skadoodle or a zorzoodle.

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I think that I might get a florflangle or a timtangle. Maybe I would choose a skadoodle or a zorzoodle.
Guest - Linda Canniff (website) on Sunday, 23 August 2015 15:42

Remember Clark, that they found in the dark, in One Fish Two Fish? Well... I want him! Thanks for hosting this giveaway.

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Remember Clark, that they found in the dark, in One Fish Two Fish? Well... I want him! Thanks for hosting this giveaway. :D
Guest - Cassie H on Monday, 24 August 2015 18:03

I guess I could get a cat so that I can be a crazy cat lady.

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I guess I could get a cat so that I can be a crazy cat lady.
Guest - stacey grantham on Tuesday, 25 August 2015 21:59

My 8 yr old son has been begging for a dog all his own.

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My 8 yr old son has been begging for a dog all his own.

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