What was I Scared Of?

What was I Scared Of?


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Created by the whimsically fun world-famous author Dr. Seuss, What Was I Scared Of? is a spooky story that comes complete with a glow-in-the-dark cover. This fun tale, from the creator of classics like The Cat in the Hat and The Lorax, tells of finding a personless pair of walking pants whilst strolling through the woods in the dark.

Children will love this creative bedtime story, which features fun illustrations in classic Dr. Seuss style. It's mildly spooky, but with a fun happy ending that teaches the importance of being brave enough to make new friends. Your child will love using their imagination, whether you're reading aloud or they're old enough to read on their own.

Dr. Seuss is known for his wonderful rhyming stories, that easily flow and use fantastic made-up words. What Was I Scared Of? is everything that you'd expect, with simple language that early readers can use to build their confidence and their understanding of how to use phonics. From the Roover River to the Snide Field, join Dr. Seuss on another of his exciting adventures.

  • A beautifully written short story by Dr. Seuss.

  • This fun book includes a glow-in-the-dark cover.

  • Perfect for early readers, and for reading aloud to children.

  • Wonderfully charming illustrations throughout.

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Recommended age:

3 years+


Harper Collins

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