Sometimes the book is better than the movie. Join us as we discover the books behind some of Hollywood’s biggest blockbusters…new and old.
All of the books featured here can be found at
your local Little Dixie Regional Library!
Book: “Horton Hears a Who” by Dr. Seuss (1954)
A city of Whos on a speck of dust are threatened with destruction until the smallest Who of all helps convince Horton's friends that Whos really exist.
Movie: “Horton Hears a Who” Released in theaters on March 14, 2008. Featuring the voices of Jim Carrey, Steve Carell, Carol Burnett and Seth Rogen, “Horton” tells the story of an Elephant who struggles to protect a microscopic community from his neighbors who refuse to believe it exists. Based on the beloved children’s book by Dr. Seuss.