Six Dr. Seuss Books Won’t Be Published For Racist Images
Six Dr. Seuss books will no longer be published because of" racist and insensitive imagery".
Dr. Seuss Enterprises, which preserves and protects the author’s legacy, said, “These books portray people in ways that are hurtful and wrong.”
The business said they will stop publishing the books.
The six books that will no longer be printed are: “And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street,” “If I Ran the Zoo,” “McElligot's Pool,” “On Beyond Zebra!,” “Scrambled Eggs Super!” and “The Cat's Quizzer.”
RELATED: Prices Of Six Dr. Seuss Books Skyrocket Online
The prices of six Dr. Seuss children's books are now skyrocketing online after it was announced that no further copies will be published because Seuss Enterprises said they contain racist and insensitive imagery.
Almost immediately after the announcement, the prices of those books surged hundreds of dollars on eBay.
For example, a vintage copy of “If I Ran the Zoo” was priced at $510 after receiving 54 bids, while a copy of “Scrambled Eggs Super!” was at $565 after 58 bids.