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The Giving Tree [With CD], 40th Anniversary editionShel SilversteinHarperCollins / 2004 / Hardcover$17.99 Retail:
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Once there was a tree...and she loved a little boy.
So begins a story of unforgettable perception, beautifully written and illustrated by the gifted and versatile Shel Silverstein. Every day the boy would come to the tree to eat her apples, swing from her branches, or slide down her trunk--and the tree was happy. But as the boy grew older he began to want more from the tree, and the tree gave and gave and gave.
This is a tender story, touched with sadness, aglow with consolation. Shel Silverstein has created a moving parable for readers of all ages that offers an affecting interpretation of the gift of giving and a serene acceptance of another's capacity to love in return. Recommended especially for ages 10 and up.
Where the Sidewalk Ends 40th Anniversary Edition (rpkg)Shel SilversteinHarperCollins / 2003 / Hardcover$12.99 Retail:
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Come in...for where the sidewalk ends, Shel Siverstein's world begins. You'll meet the boy who turns into a TV set, and a girl who eats a whale. The Unicorn and the Bloath live there. It is a place where your wash your shadow and plant diamond gardens. Shel Silverstein's masterful collection of poems and drawings is at once outrageously funny and profound. This 30th Anniversary Edition features 12 NEW poems!
Where the Sidewalk Ends: Poems and Drawings [With CD], Edition 25 AnniversaryShel SilversteinHarperCollins / 2000 / Hardcover$20.69 Retail:
$22.99Save 10% ($2.30)Availability: In StockStock No: WW291690
Come in...for where the sidewalk ends, Shel Siverstein's world begins. You'll meet the boy who turns into a TV set, and a girl who eats a whale. The Unicorn and the Bloath live there. It is a place where your wash your shadow and plant diamond gardens. Shel Silverstein's masterful collection of poems and drawings is at once outrageously funny and profound. For all ages.
Twelve new, never-before-published poems by Shel Silverstein have been added to the classic edition of FALLING UP! This new edition will feature a colorful jacket that will complement other special editions of Shel Silverstein collections.
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.
Hardcover; 200 pages; Ages 4-8
Poor Screamin' Millie is just one of the unforgettable characters in this wondrous new book of poems and drawings by the creator of Where the Sidewalk Ends and A Light in the Attic. Here you will also meet Allison Beals and her twenty-five eels; Danny O'Dare, the dancin' bear; the Human Balloon; and Headphone Harold. 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.
The wedge-shaped hero of The Missing Piece waits in vain for the right someone to appear, until a complete circle (the Big O) shows it how to gather its own momentum. A provocative exploration of the physical, emotional, spiritual, and mental processes involved in becoming whole. . . . Immensely satisfying on many levels.
"Silverstein's book . . . deserves to be placed along-side Mother Goose. Popular with adults and youngsters alike, the poetry encompasses satires, limericks, ballads, questions, tall stories, ridiculous situations, and a deft way with language."--"Language Arts." An ALA Notable Children's Book; "School Library Journal" Best Books of 1981. Full-color illustrations.
Another gem by Shel Silverstein, this collection of poems and illustrations will have your kids cracking up! Filled with a collection of never-before-published poems, you will catch a glimpse into the mind of cartoonist Shel Silverstein. Poems include: Apple with One Bite Missing, Yesees and Noees, and many more quirky poems.
The witty, thought-provoking fable of a lion whose marksmanship makes him world famous, but who discovers that success s not to his liking. A most amusing book, written in an easy, mildly mad style.
If you had a giraffe
and he stretched another half .
you would have a giraffe and a half.
And if you glued a rose
to the tip of his nose .
And . if he put on a shoe
and then stepped in some glue .
And if he used a chair
to comb his hair .