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From New York Times bestselling author Shel Silverstein, the classic creator of Where the Sidewalk Ends, A Light in the Attic, and Every Thing On It, comes a wondrous book of poems and drawings.

Filled with unforgettable characters like Screamin’ Millie; Allison Beals and her twenty-five eels; Danny O'Dare, the dancin' bear; the Human Balloon; and Headphone Harold, this collection by the celebrated Shel Silverstein will charm young readers and make them want to trip on their shoelaces and fall up too!

So come, wander through the Nose Garden, ride the Little Hoarse, eat in the Strange Restaurant, and let the magic of Shel Silverstein open your eyes and tickle your mind.

And don't miss Runny Babbit Returns, coming in fall 2017!

Hardcover, 200 pages
Published on January 6, 2015 by HarperCollins
ISBN-10: 0062321331
ISBN-13: 9780062321336
9 Book Reviews
  • baker30
    baker30about 2 months
    This book is a very good book because you get a bunch of diffrent storys in one book.
    • zoeyalmost 4 years
      i like it
      • awesomeperson12
        awesomeperson12about 4 years
        If you like poetry then this and, all of the Shel Silverstien are right for you!
        • wiccanbat666
          wiccanbat666over 4 years55 stars
          This collection of children's poems from Shel Silverstein is a real treat. Each of the creatures and characters is fascinating and never overly moralistically drawn. There are lots of laughs here -
          • liaover 5 years
            very funny I tell you
            • hey
              heyover 9 years55 stars
              This is also a great book following "The light in the Attic". They're great books for all ages and you should totally read it! (:
              • ericalin123
                ericalin123almost 10 years55 stars
                I love all Shel Silverstein's books because i like poem books. His books are funny and interesting. The cover is interesting,too.
                • lilstak
                  lilstakalmost 10 years55 stars
                  I love this book
                  • kitti03
                    kitti03almost 10 years55 stars
                    I absolutely love the poetry