Horton hatches the egg

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Random House,
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Generations of children have fallen in love with Horton the elephant!  “I meant what I said, and I said what I meant. . . . An elephant’s faithful, one hundred per cent!” Horton is kind and trustworthy, but unfortunately, the lazy bird Mayzie takes advantage of his good nature when she leaves Horton to watch her unhatched egg. Told with Dr. Seuss’s signature rhymes and trademark illustrations, this is a tale that will be enjoyed over and over, by reader and listener alike. And don’t miss another delightful tale about this beloved pachyderm: Horton Hears a Who!
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Grouping Title horton hatches the egg
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Last Grouping Update 2019-03-21 04:48:56AM
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display_description When a lazy bird hatching an egg wants a vacation, she asks Horton, the elephant, to sit on her egg--which he does through all sorts of hazards until he is rewarded for doing what he said he would.
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lexile_score 560
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primary_isbn 039480077
publishDate 1940
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subject_facet Eggs -- Juvenile fiction, Elephants -- Juvenile fiction, Elephants -- Juvenile poetry, Fantasy -- Juvenile literature, Stories in rhyme
title_display Horton hatches the egg
title_full Horton hatches the egg / by Dr. Seuss
title_short Horton hatches the egg