A New Book from Dr. Seuss! He'd Be 'Happy and Proud' to See It in Print, Says His Former Art Director

Dr. Seuss is famous for creating The Cat in the Hat, One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish and countless other kids’ classics, but it turns out he didn’t share all the animals in his whimsical world before he died in 1991.

A previously unpublished Dr. Seuss book called What Pet Should I Get? is set to hit shelves on July 28, more than 20 years after the author’s death.

Ellen DeGeneres Bringing Green Eggs and Ham Animated Series to Netflix (VIDEO)

Ellen DeGeneres is partnering with Netflix for a 13-episode animated series that’s inspired by/based upon/pillaged from Dr. SeussGreen Eggs and Ham.

DeGeneres made the announcement Wednesday on her show: “This show is gonna combine two of my favorite things – Dr. Seuss and binge watching.”

Recently Discovered Dr. Seuss Book Coming Out in July

More than 20 years after his death, there is still plenty of news about Dr. Seuss.

Random House Children’s Books said Wednesday it will publish a recently discovered manuscript with illustrations called What Pet Should I Get? on July 28. The publisher plans at least two more books, based on materials found in 2013 in the author’s home in La Jolla, California, by his widow and secretary.

The author, whose real name was Theodor Geisel, died in 1991.

Lupita Nyong'o Writes a Poem to Fans on Instagram

She won the Oscar for her role as Patsey in 12 Years a Slave and she graced the cover of PEOPLE’s Most Beautiful issue – Lupita Nyong’o had a very good year.

But not only is she beautiful and talented, she’s got some serious social media game.

Dr. Seuss's The Lorax: an Animated Film with a Serious Message


Thneed-Ville isn’t so different from where we live, except that the bushes are inflatable and the air and water are bottled.

The place is so vacuum-sealed for faux freshness that when a kid like Ted (Zac Efron) wants to find a real, live tree for crush Audrey (Taylor Swift), he has to take a circuitous route out of town to find the Once-ler (Ed Helms), a man who knows what became of the trees.

How Stephen Moyer Will Kick Off Christmas

Vampires for Christmas?

With his HBO show True Blood on hiatus – and his August wedding to costar Anna Paquin still a fresh memory – Stephen Moyer plans to read the classic children’s tale Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas! at Universal Studios Hollywood for a special Dec. 11 live performance, a rep for Universal tells PEOPLE.

Top Cats Honor 'Cat in the Hat'

A memorial honoring Dr. Seuss in his hometown of Springfield, Mass., may get a $2 million boost in federal money. Sen. Edward M. Kennedy and Rep. Richard Neal said they will ask Congress for that amount to help pay for the bronze memorial honoring “Cat in the Hat” author Theodor Geisel, who died in 1991. The memorial, which will cost $6 million ($2 million has already been raised), will feature the Cat in the Hat, Horton the Elephant, the Grinch and other characters, along with a likeness of Geisel. The fund drive is headed by former first lady Barbara Bush.