Green Eggs And Ham | Teaching IdeasSnopes needs your help! Learn more. Seuss wrote Green Eggs and Ham after being challenged by his editor to produce a book using fewer than fifty different words. This work was followed by a series of books employing an ever more limited vocabulary: Ten Apples up on Top! What prompted this minimalist trend by Dr.
Green Eggs and Ham
Young fans of the unflappable Sam-I-am will be pleased as punch to discover the plethora of flaps to lift in this page board book version of the Dr. Seuss classic. Sam-I-am does his very best to convince a more finicky Seuss character to try this rather unusual delicacy. Would you? Could you? In a car? Eat them!
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A story with only 50 words. Green Eggs and Ham is a best-selling and critically acclaimed children's book by Dr. Seuss a pen-name of Theodor Seuss Geisel , first published on August 12, As of , according to Publishers Weekly, it was the fourth best-selling English-language children's book of all time. Green Eggs and Ham is one of Seuss's "Beginner Books", written in a very simple vocabulary for beginning readers.