Your Favorite Seuss: A Baker's Dozen by the One and Only Dr. Seuss
Dr Seuss, Cathy Goldsmith. Random House Books for Young Readers, $34.95 (368pp) ISBN 978-0-375-81061-9
Thirteen is a lucky number when it comes to the treasured tales compiled in Your Favorite Seuss: A Baker's Dozen by the One and Only Dr. Seuss, ed. by Janet Schulman and Cathy Goldsmith. The 13 classic tales-including And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street; Horton Hears a Who!; The Cat in the Hat and The Lorax, among others-are introduced in essays by such authors as Barbara Bader, Stan and Jan Berenstain, John Lithgow, Christopher Paolini and more. Several of Seuss's sketches, personal artwork, storyboards, advertising work and photos earmark this for aficionados as well as those just meeting Seuss's characters for the first time. .
Reviewed on: 09/01/2004