Dr. Seuss

Horton Hatches an Egg

on September 16, 2010

Sighed Mayzie a lazy bird hatching an egg, “I’m tired! I’m bored! I’ve kinks in my leg From sitting–just sitting!–here day after day It’s work how I hate it, I’d much rather play. I’d take a vacation, fly off for a rest If I could find someone to sit on my nest If I could find someone, I’d fly away free . . . ” . . . then Horton the Elephant passed by her tree. HORTON HATCHES AN EGG is my favorite Dr. Seuss book. In fact, it’s one of my all-time favorite children’s books. That opening paragraph? I… Read More