TITLE

Get Ready for Dr. Seuss's Birthday!

PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;2/24/2006, Vol. 75 Issue 19, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces the celebration of Read Across America Day in the U.S. on March 2, 2006 which is the birthday of children's book author Dr. Seuss. Legacy of Dr. Seuss to children; Activities lined up for the event. INSET: Explore More.
ACCESSION #
19760899

 

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