Oh, the Places You'll Go!

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Random House, Jan 1, 1990 - Juvenile Fiction - 48 pages
2030 Reviews
Illus. in full color. "Don't be fooled by the title of this seriocomic ode to success; it's not 'Climb Every Mountain, ' kid version. All journeys face perils, whether from indecision, from loneliness, or worst of all, from too much waiting. Seuss' familiar pajama-clad hero is up to the challenge, and his odyssey is captured vividly in busy two-page spreads evoking both the good times (grinning purple elephants, floating golden castles) and the bad (deep blue wells of confusion). Seuss' message is simple but never sappy: life may be a 'Great Balancing Act, ' but through it all 'There's fun to be done.'"--(starred) "Booklist.
  

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Great pictures and color. - Goodreads
A great pick-me up when slacking on writing. - Goodreads
Best piece of advice ever. - Goodreads
Easy to read for children and fun. - Goodreads
Good illustrations, very colorful. - Goodreads
I love the rhythm of Dr. Seuss's writing. - Goodreads

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Someone gave me a copy of this when I graduated with my Master's Degree. I thought it was a bit long, but there are some really great lines I reference as quotes. Read full review

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Oh the places you'll go has always been my favorite book. It is one of the best books Suess ever wrote. It's fantastically written, the pictures suck you into a world like you've never seen. Whenever ... Read full review

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About the author (1990)

THEODOR SEUSS GEISEL--aka Dr. Seuss--is one of the most beloved children's book authors of all time. From The Cat in the Hat to Oh, the Places You'll Go!, his iconic characters, stories, and art style have been a lasting influence on generations of children and adults. The books he wrote and illustrated under the name Dr. Seuss (and others that he wrote but did not illustrate, including some under the pseudonyms Theo. LeSieg and Rosetta Stone) have been translated into thirty languages. Hundreds of millions of copies have found their way into homes and hearts around the world. Dr. Seuss's long list of awards includes Caldecott Honors for McElligot's Pool, If 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.

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