Who is Dr. Seuss?

Dr. Seuss is one pen name for Theodor Seuss Geisel (1904-1991), a renowned writer of children's books. He received a special Pulitzer Prize in 1984 for his work in the field. His books are known by millions worldwide and continue to be popular.

Dr. Seuss was a best-selling author of childrens' books, spanning from 1937-1990. He helped children learn to read in the 1950's with his creation of the Beginner Book Series and it's first book "The Cat In The Hat", starring an outrageous character that children around the world have come to love. There are books, movies, tv shows, musicals, and Broadway shows surrounding the Seuss books.