Gertrude McFuzz and The Big Brag
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Gertrude McFuzz and The Big Brag

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Gertrude McFuzz wishes she had two feathers. She gets her wish but learns that vanity has a price.

It starts out harmlessly enough, with a rabbit feeling rather pleased with himself and his talent for hearing. A neighboring bear overhears the rabbit's boasting and takes offense. The challenge is on, and the bickering begins as the bear proclaims that his ability to smell is...more
Published June 27th 2006 by Listening Library (Audio)
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"Gertrude McFuzz" is a cute story about being happy with the way one is born, telling about Gertrude, a bird with a stubby tail feather who wishes that she had two long and pretty feathers like her rival, Lolla Lee Lou (which my three-year old could not pronounce no matter how he tried). Gertrude finds a magic pill berry bush that makes her tail feathers grow, but she overdoes it (unlike Socrates, she doesn't seem much to favor moderation) and grows so many long and beautiful feathers that they...more
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Theodor Seuss Geisel was born 2 March 1904 in Springfield, MA. He graduated Dartmouth College in 1925, and proceeded on to Oxford University with the intent of acquiring a doctorate in literature. At Oxford he met Helen Palmer, who he wed in 1927. He returned from Europe in 1927, and began working for a magazine called Judge, the leading humor magazine in America at the time, submitting both carto...more
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