Dr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss was born in Springfield, MA, USA on March 2nd, 1904 and passed away at the age of 87 on September 24th, 1991.

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Dr. Seuss Stats: The highest rated book by Dr. Seuss on Book Notification is Horton Hears a Who!, the 2nd novel in the Horton the Elephant series. The second-highest rated book is Oh, the Places You'll Go!, a Picture Book novel.

The most read book by Dr. Seuss on Book Notification is Green Eggs and Ham, a Picture Book novel. The second most read book is The Cat in the Hat (The Cat in the Hat #1).

Below is a complete list of Dr. Seuss books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of Horton the Elephant Books in Publication Order

List of The Cat in the Hat Books in Publication Order

List of Picture Books in Publication Order (with Theo LeSieg, with Rosetta Stone)

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
8
And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street
1937
2
8
The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins
1938
3
10
The Seven Lady Godivas
1939
4
The King's Stilts
1939
5
McElligot's Pool
1947
6
Thidwick the Big-Hearted Moose
1948
7
10
Bartholomew and the Oobleck
1949
8
10
If I Ran the Zoo
1950
9
Scrambled Eggs Super!
1953
10
On Beyond Zebra!
1955
11
10
If I Ran the Circus
1956
12
8.9
How the Grinch Stole Christmas!
1957
13
8
Happy Birthday to You!
1959
14
9.3
Green Eggs and Ham
1960
15
8.3
One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish
1960
16
7
Ten Apples Up on Top! (By: Theo LeSieg)
Ten Apples Up on Top! (By: Theo LeSieg)
1961
17
9
Dr. Seuss's Sleep Book
1962
18
8
Hop on Pop
1963
19
7.6
Dr. Seuss's ABC
1963
20
9
Fox in Socks
1965
21
10
I Had Trouble in Getting to Solla Sollew
1965
22
I Wish That I Had Duck Feet (By: Theo LeSieg)
I Wish That I Had Duck Feet (By: Theo LeSieg)
1965
23
Come over to My House
1966
24
7.3
The Foot Book
1968
25
The Eye Book (By: Theo LeSieg)
The Eye Book (By: Theo LeSieg)
1968
26
My Book about Me
1969
27
8
Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can You?
1970
28
8
The Lorax
1971
29
I Can Write!
1971
30
In a People House
1972
31
10
Marvin K. Mooney Will You Please Go Now!
1972
32
The Shape of Me and Other Stuff )
1973
33
Did I Ever Tell You How Lucky You Are?
1973
34
9.3
There's a Wocket in my Pocket!
1974
35
Great Day for Up
1974
36
The Many Mice of Mr. Brice
1974
37
Wacky Wednesday (By: Theo LeSieg)
Wacky Wednesday (By: Theo LeSieg)
1974
38
Would You Rather Be a Bullfrog? (By: Theo LeSieg)
1975
39
8
Because a Little Bug Went Ka-CHOO! (By: Rosetta Stone)
1975
40
Oh, the Thinks You Can Think!
1975
41
Hooper Humperdink...? Not Him! (By: Theo LeSieg)
1976
42
10
Please Try to Remember the First of Octember!
1977
43
Oh Say Can You Say?
1979
44
Maybe You Should Fly a Jet!
1980
45
Hunches in Bunches
1982
46
The Butter Battle Book
1984
47
The Tooth Book (By: Theo LeSieg)
The Tooth Book (By: Theo LeSieg)
1984
48
You're Only Old Once!
1986
49
I Am Not Going to Get up Today!
1987
50
9.6
Oh, the Places You'll Go!
1990
51
Daisy-Head Mayzie
1994
52
My Many Colored Days
1996
53
Seuss-isms
1997
54
Hooray for Diffendoofer Day!
1998
55
Dr. Seuss's Clever Creatures
2008
56
What Was I Scared Of?
2009
57
Fox in Socks, Bricks and Blocks
2011
58
Sneetches on Beaches
2012
59
Dr. Seuss's Sleep Softly Book
2012
60
My, Oh My--A Butterfly!
2014
61
The Grinch's Great Big Flap Book
2014
62
8
What Pet Should I Get?
2015
63
Oh, the Places I'll Go!
2016
64
My Book About Christmas
2016
65
Happy Birthday to Me! by Me, Myself
2017
66
Gerald McBoing Boing
2017
67
Dr. Seuss's 1 2 3
2019
68
Dr. Seuss's I Love Pop!
2019
69
Dr. Seuss's People, Places, and Things
2019
70
Dr. Seuss's Oh, What I've Learned: Thanks to My Teachers!
2022
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List of Children's Books in Publication Order

List of Short Story Collections in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
9.2
Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories
1958
2
9.3
The Sneetches and Other Stories
1961
3
A Hatful of Seuss
1967
4
I Can Lick 30 Tigers Today! and Other Stories
1969
5
The Tough Coughs As He Ploughs the Dough
1987
6
6
The Bippolo Seed and Other Lost Stories
2011
7
Dr. Seuss on the Loose
2011
8
A Who's Who of the Dr. Seuss Crew
2013
9
8
Horton and the Kwuggerbug and more Lost Stories
2014

Dr. Seuss: Biography

Dr. Seuss (Theodor Seuss Geisel) was born on March 2nd, 1904. Dr. passed away September 24th, 1991 at 87 years old. Dr. Seuss was born in Springfield, MA, USA.

Dr. Seuss was the author of the Dr. Seuss Picture Books series which consists of 70 novels. The Dr. Seuss Picture Books series started in 1937 with the novel And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street. The most recently released novel in the Dr. Seuss Picture Books series was Dr. Seuss's Oh, What I've Learned: Thanks to My Teachers! which was released in 2022. There are no upcoming novels for the Dr. Seuss Picture Books series.

Dr. Seuss (Theodor Seuss Geisel) also wrote the Short Story Collections series which has 9 books including Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories and The Sneetches and Other Stories.

Dr. Seuss: Awards & Accolades

Seuss' book, What Pet Should I Get? was nominated for the Goodreads Awards, Best Picture Books, in 2015.

Dr. Seuss: Lists & Other Mentions

  • Oh, the Places You'll Go! was a New York Times: #1 Fiction Best Seller in 1990 and 1991 and 1992.

Related Authors

The most common authors followed by users who also follow Dr. Seuss are:

  1. Stephen King, author of The Dark Tower Series.
  2. Harper Lee, author of the To Kill a Mockingbird Series.
  3. Dan Brown, author of the Robert Langdon Series.
  4. George Orwell, author of the novel: 1984.
  5. J.K. Rowling, author of the Harry Potter Series.

Dr. Seuss: F.A.Q

When was Dr. Seuss Born?

Dr. Seuss was born on March 2nd, 1904.

When did Dr. Seuss die?

Dr. Seuss died on September 24th, 1991 at 87 years old.

Where was Dr. Seuss Born?

Dr. Seuss was born in Springfield, MA, USA.

What was the first book Dr. Seuss wrote?

The first novel written by Dr. Seuss was And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street, published in 1937.

What was the most recent book Dr. Seuss wrote?

His most recently released work was Dr. Seuss's Oh, What I've Learned: Thanks to My Teachers! (a short story) on May 3rd, 2022.

How many books has Dr. Seuss written?

Dr. Seuss has written 79 books. 2 books in the Horton the Elephant Series, 5 books in The Cat in the Hat Series, 62 books in the Picture Books, 1 book in the Children's Books, 9 books in the Short Story Collections.

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