Marvin K. Mooney, Will You Please Go Now

Marvin K. Mooney, Will You Please Go Now

eBook - 2013
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Dr. Seuss has always been welcome in every reader's home, but in this Bright and Early Book classic, Marvin K. Mooney's welcome has been worn out! In merry verse and illustrations, Marvin is asked to leave by every conceivable means of transportation. He can leave by lion's tail or stamp himself and go by mail. By stilts or Crunk-Car or Zumble-Zay, it's time that Marvin was on his way. Will Marvin ever get the hint? Combining brief and funny stories, easy words, catchy rhythm, and lively illustrations, Bright and Early Books are an ideal way to introduce the joys of reading to children.
Publisher: New York : Random House, [2013]
Copyright Date: ©1972
ISBN: 9780385379397
0385379390
Characteristics: 1 online resource : color illustrations

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mmcbeth29
Oct 21, 2014

This early reader by Dr. Seuss is what I believe he is all about--teaching kids to read in a fun and nonsensical way. There is really no story line here. It is time for Marvin K. Mooney to go so we are asking him to go by any transportation he wishes as long as he goes now. The interesting repetitiveness is what makes these books so fun. And while most of the text is quite simple, he throws some new words in like stilts and camels, but the illustrations make it obvious what the words are.

Dr. Seuss is a master at early readers. This is a good one.

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Thirdgrader
Mar 03, 2014

Who would leave a comment criticizing a Dr. Seuss book? It's great and of course a great read aloud book. I read it last in a series of three books I read aloud to kids as a nice segue to my exit.

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amy0606
Aug 26, 2012

Loved it as a child, but not my favorite Dr. Seuss now. The rhymes just don't have as much magic as some others do.

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