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Dr. Seuss presents three modern fables in the rhyming favorite Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories. The collection features tales about greed (“Yertle the Turtle”), vanity (“Gertrude McFuzz”), and pride (“The Big Brag”). In no other book does a small burp have such political importance! Yet again, Dr. Seuss proves that he and classic picture books go hand in hand.

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display_description Includes three humorous stories in verse; Yertle the Turtle, the story about King Yertle who wanted to rule over all he could see; Gertrude McFuzz, the bird who wanted to grow a better tail; and The Big Brag, where a rabbit and bear compete over which of them could do things better.
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subject_facet Boastfulness in literature, Boastfulness in literature -- Juvenile fiction, Children's literature, Children's nonfiction, Children's poetry, Children's stories, Children's stories -- 1958, Fantasy, Fantasy -- Juvenile literature, Fantasy fiction, Fiction, Jealousy, Jealousy -- Juvenile fiction, Juvenile works, Literature, Nonsense verse, Picture books, Poetry, Pride and vanity, Pride and vanity -- Juvenile fiction, Stories in rhyme, Stories in rhyme -- Juvenile fiction, Stories in rhyme -- Juvenile literature, Tail, Tail -- Juvenile fiction, Turtles, Turtles -- Fiction, Turtles -- Juvenile poetry
title_display Yertle the turtle, and other stories
title_full Yertle the turtle : and other stories / by Dr. Seuss, Yertle the turtle : and other stories / by Dr. Seuss [pseudonym], Yertle the turtle and other stories / by Dr. Seuss, Yertle the turtle, and other stories / by Dr. Seuss
title_short Yertle the turtle, and other stories
title_sub and other stories
topic_facet Boastfulness in literature, Children's poetry, Children's stories, Fantasy, Jealousy, Picture books, Pride and vanity, Stories in rhyme, Tail, Turtles