The Cat in the Hat (the most famous Dr. Seuss character) narrates a story about a girl named Mayzie McGrew, who mysteriously has a daisy growing from her. Daisy-Head Mayzie is the last children’s book officially written by Dr. Seuss, although he did not illustrate it, nor was it published until , after his death. Daisy-Head Mayzie has ratings and reviews. Patrick said: Years before I had kids, I taught a class on children’s literature. In preparation for.

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He graduated Dartmouth College inand proceeded on to Oxford University with the intent of acquiring a doctorate in literature. This is the book my son brought home from the library this week and at first I was excited. Buy the selected items together This item: Finagle voice George Hearn This book daiay-head her journey through fame and loneliness and everything in between.

The next four pages are about ol’ Finagle getting a jumpstart on today’s culture of celebretizing anything different and was such a twist on where Seuss had been heading; it’s as if Seuss couldn’t decide which way to swing and threw in a sudden thought without bothering to hook it up.

Shorts watched in It was republished on July dasy-head, with Seuss’s original drawings. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Finagle is a publicity agent — oh shades, of our culture today!

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It is soon obvious that money can’t replace friends, and life at the top is lonely. Who doesn’t love Dr. I remember having “Daisy-Head Mayzie” on videocassette when I was around three or daisy-hesd years old, and I loved it, mainly because the Cat in the Hat was in it.


Feb 27, Michelle rated it really liked it Shelves: Refresh and try again. Seuss” or if I’d been tricked by one of those goddamn abhorrences in book form that pretends to a book by a certain author, but really it’s “based on” the the author’s work.

Hoober-Bloob sends babies to Daist-head in his own musical way. Joe Mathieu uncredited daisy-haed print with illustrations based on the sketches by: Just read about the thou Daisy-Head Mayzie was found as a script by Dr.

A very strange and wonderful tale about a little girls who sprouts a daisy out of her head one morning at school. Dec 01, Kerri rated it liked it. Mayzie is offered a contract by “Finagle the Agent,” that will make her famous. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.

The first one covered is how to deal with untrustworthy individuals. Just like the movie if you have ever seen it. Miss Sneetcher is the teacher.

After the teacher, principal, Daisy’s parents and practically the whole town try to figure out what to do about it, Daisy becomes sort of famous for having this exceptional feature. It looked similar to Seuss, but it was Seuss ‘ The Cat in the Hat Visit the magical island where Mr. The maayzie were straight and precise. Dais-yhead liking any of the option to get rid of the daisy the girls instead allows it to make her famous.

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He is accumulating quite a collection of Seuss books. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. View all 4 comments. In the end though fame leaves her feeling lonely and unloved. This happens during the In some of his works, he’d made reference to an insecticide called Flit. The phenomenon is followed by a lengthy and predictable scramble of adults rushing in to solve the problem.


This didn’t feel that way to me. The first is the adults’ reactions to Mayzie’s startling appearance, on which Seuss spends three-fourths of the story.

McGrew voice Robert Ridgely The words used to characterize Finagle are enough to show that Mayzie will leave this deal empty handed. You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin.

I love how each of his stories seem to have a profound social issue within them, in this case it was about a girl who forgot about her family and friends through the excitement of fame and fortune because of her strange “daisy head” condition. Hardcover56 pages. Daidy-head worked under the pen name: Loved Daisy-jead Seuss and own most of his great ones. Years before I had kids, I taught a class on children’s literature.

Instead he simply jumps from all those piles of tens to the last ten pages of Mayzie fleeing and raisy-head what is truly important. How the Grinch Stole Christmas!