Dr. Seuss's Horton Hears a Who!
"A person's a person, no matter how small."
This heartwarming and timeless story for is readers of all ages. In the Jungle of Nool, the elephant named Horton discovers something: a tiny speck of dust that can talk. In fact it actually contains an entire miniature world called "Who-ville". To us it would seem incredibly small but to them it is complete with houses and grocery stores that are wonderfully tall. The voice Horton hears is that of the mayor! It's a story of compassion and determination to prove that any person, big or small, has the right to speak out what is right.
"Do you see what I mean? . . . They've proved they ARE persons, no matter how small. And their whole world was saved by the Smallest of All!"
Publisher : Random House Books for Young Readers; Reissue edition (August 12, 1954)
Language : English
Hardcover : 72 pages
ISBN-10 : 0394800788
ISBN-13 : 978-0394800783
Reading age : 5 - 9 years
Lexile measure : 600L
Grade level : Kindergarten - 4
Item Weight : 13.6 ounces
Dimensions : 8.25 x 0.4 x 11.31 inches