Thidwick The Big-hearted Moose (classic Seuss)
- Number of Pages: 48
- English (Unknown)
- English (Original Language)
- English (Published)
The story of a moose who was too hospitable for his personal good"is told in verses which march in double-quick time. "--The New York Occasions. The photos are scenes of happy confusion.
This classic Seuss title stars a happy-looking quadruped from the shores of Lake Winna-Bango who has 1 of the most amazing antlers along with the kindest disposition. Unable to cross the lake when winter threatens, he looks all set to starve--and then things get even worse. (Ages 4 to 8) --Richard Farr Everyone, but everyone, takes benefit of his generosity, and before long he has three-quarters of the animal kingdom nesting inside the convenient perches atop his head. Alas! ") You might think someone would take pity, but nobody seems to like an oddball, and all Thidwick gets for his trouble is complaints and contempt. One cause this Seuss is so good: it has a moral, but the moral isn't pressed too far and the exuberant linguistic fun isn't subservient to it. He is saved from certain death just in time, swims the lake, and joins the herd again. (" They asked inside a fox, who jumped in from the trees, / They asked in some mice and they asked in some fleas.
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