Yertle the Turtle: And Other Stories
Random House, 1958 - Juvenile Fiction - 90 pages
Illustrated in color. Three modern fables in humorous pictures and verse: "Yertle the Turtle," "Gertrude McFuzz," and "The Big Brag."
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - kitbraddick - LibraryThing
This silly turtle tale teaches the importance of humility and not stepping on people to get where you want, in this case a stack of turtles. Yertle wanted so badly to be the king of everything but ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - karleesampson - LibraryThing
This book tells the story of a king turtle who wants to see everythign around him. The king is in reign of everything that he can see. What happens is that he tells the other turtles to stack so that ... Read full review