The Cat in the Hat (the most famous Dr. Seuss character) narrates a story about a girl named Mayzie McGrew, who mysteriously has a daisy growing from her. Daisy-Head Mayzie has ratings and reviews. Patrick said: Years before I had kids, I taught a class on children’s literature. In preparation for. Dr Seuss, Author Random House Books for Young Readers $15 (56p) ISBN young Mayzie McGrew, who one day mysteriously sprouts a daisy from her head.

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First it was released as a Hanna-Barbera cartoon. It’s similar in style, but really not the same in terms of feel. While the Cat-in-the-Hat comes to the rescue. It was published inas Seuss’s last book before his death.

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Dr. Seuss’ Daisy-Head Mayzie (1995)

And somehow, the publicity agent entices Mayzie daiesy signing. This seuuss is subject to change until you make payment. American picture books Books by Dr. Is it like eating broken glass or having a nail driven into your eye?

What a silly book! Any international shipping and import charges are paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc. View all 16 comments. And after I finished it, I did a little research and found out that this book was published several years after his death.


And honestly, if it was just a random kid’s book, it would rank a solid ‘Meh’ from me. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Use the HTML below. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Because love is what it is all about. But as I kept reading, the words weren’t right either. The illustrations and story line are so imaginative. There was a problem filtering reviews right now.

Mar 19, Tasha Clark rated it it was amazing.

Loved Dr Seuss and own most of his great ones. This inspired Geisel’s publisher, and xr him to send Geisel a list of words he felt were important, asked him to cut the list to words the publishers idea of how many words at one time a first grader could absorband write a book.

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Feb 26, Maki rated it it was ok. Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet!

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So imagine my surprise when I was looking through our bookshelves today and there, among all the Seuss, I saw this: Her mother is a construction worker, and her father works in a shoe store. Select a valid country. Start your free trial. And poor Mayzie learns that love is more important than fame and fortune.


Young readers will thoroughly enjoy all the silliness while swallowing a sound message about leaving well enough alone and not picking on someone or her flowers just because she’s a little bit different. There is no mention of the Cat in the book, and it seems to be the only purpose of Cat’s appearance is to provide some semblance of a connection with Dr.

It felt great to see a lost piece of my early childhood once again. This happens during the school hours, so she’s ridiculed by her friends, and speculated by her teacher, principal, parents, and any other adults confirmed of Mayzie’s problem. The text of Daisy-Head Mayzie needs significant work. In preparation for that class, I went out and bought copies of every Dr. Of course I read this as a teenager, and I’m sure I loved it then, but I just re-read as an adult and it didn’t dazzle me or excite me like I expect Dr.

However, I now realize this movie is not without a couple of flaws.