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Read Across America Day: Top picks to celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday

Julie Kertesz

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Today is March 2, otherwise known as Read Across America Day.

Throughout the country, parents, teachers and others will take time out of their day to read a book and help foster a love of literature.

The "official" selected reading is the Dr. Seuss classic "Oh the Places You'll Go!"

But if you are inspired to do a little extra credit reading, we've got some suggestions from Mara Alpert, children's librarian at the LA Public Library. 

What's your favorite Dr. Seuss book? You can tweet us at @TakeTwo or leave a post on our Facebook page here.

Click here to hear KPCC listeners read us their favorite #kidreads.

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