Beginner Book Video Display

This is the real display of how the 12 books are posted before one book comes to the screen to be viewed.

Dr. Seuss's Beginner Book Video a.k.a. Random House's Beginner Book Videos is a 30-40 minute Video series where the creators from Random House Inc start a project by bringing Dr. Seuss's Books to video premiering with the help of other production medias known as Praxis Media and later Greenlight Media, and the Dr. Seuss books are used as being on screen by computer animation and characters of the pages are moving at some point as the story from the book is being narrated. The Creators will used both Beginner books and Bright and Early Books.

There are also other books of Dr. Seuss that have been brought to video as well however these are not beginner books. These books have been brought to video premiering and have been presented as Dr. Seuss Video Classics. Dr Seuss Video Classics views other books to video such as Horton Hatches the Egg, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Dr. Seuss's Sleep Book, If I Ran The Zoo, Thidwick the Big Hearted Moose and more of others.

On Dr Seuss Beginner Book Video Series, when the 12 books appear, you will see layers of characters fly to their books which then makes the book glow and The Cat in the Hat is the last layer to get to his book and after the medley ends, a book will come to the screen as a narrator tells you the title and tell the story.

On Newer Beginner Book Videos which features The Cat in the Hat, Green Eggs and Ham and other stories. The Intro of the layers flying to their books is used again for the 5th and 6th time, however, The medley has changed similar to the original medley from the last four first Beginner Book Videos.

Another Beginner Book Video which features "I Am NOT Going to Get up Today! and other stories" The original intro and medley is not used at all except the title "Dr.Seuss Beginner Book Video", but, the title was in a lighter blue background then a silhouette from the book "The Shape of Me and Other Stuff" comes and moves the title and the four books appear I Am NOT Going to Get up Today!/The Shape of Me and Other Stuff/Great Day for Up!/In a People House along with 1 of each character from the books not flying in but flying out.

Other books that are not Dr. Seuss have been brought to Random House's home video as well known with some of the books by P.D. Eastman, Stan and Jan Berenstain.

In these videos, some of the characters you seen in the book may or may not have their eyes opened or closed and they may or may not do movement. The characters in the books are now used as a layers for the pages of the books made into scenes by computer editing, painting and drawing. There are times the backgrounds on the video are different from the book or modified such as trees, houses, walls being a bit closer or some certain parts that they can't get in or draw and color and paint in what has been cut off from the book. Sometimes the character/layer is seen with another object in hand or a face replaced with the same one whether he or she is facing from right to left or the other way around or they use another face or the same character and put it on that person on that page or if another hat is worn and so forth.

Dr. Seuss Beginner Book Video

Dr. Seuss Video Classics

The title episode of video was narrated by a superstar, much like "Shelly Duvall's Bedtime Stories", a video series that was also released in 1992.

P.D. Eastman Beginner Book Video

The Berenstain Bears Beginner Book Video

Random House Beginner Book Video on Youku

Read-to-Me DVD

  • 2 Dr Seuss Favorites Green Eggs and Ham and The Cat in the Hat


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