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Shel Silverstein

  • 4 stars across 14 books
    Shel Silverstein (1930-1999) was one of America's successful cartoonists and children's authors, whose books have sold over twenty million copies in thirty languages. He was also playwright, poet, performer, recording artist, and Grammy-winning, Oscar-nominated songwriter. Published in 1963, Lafcadio was his first book.
    2nd December 2010

    The Giving Tree

    As recommended by Meghan Markle as the one book she can't wait to share with her child - the timeless fable about th... More

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    7th June 2012

    Every Thing On It

    Have you ever read a book with everything on it? Here it is - an amazing collection of never-before-published poems and ... More

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    5th November 2015

    Lafcadio: The Lion Who Shot Back

    'You don't have to shoot me', says the young lion. 'I will be your rug and I will lie in front of your fireplace and I w... More

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    2nd June 2011

    Runny Babbit

    Runny Babbit lent to wunch And heard the saitress way, 'We have some lovely stabbit rew - Our Special for today.' Welco... More

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    2nd June 2011

    A Light in the Attic

    There's a light on in the attic. I can see it from outside, And I know you're on the inside ... lookin' out. Step... More

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    2nd December 2010

    Where the Sidewalk Ends

    If you are a dreamer, come in, If you are a dreamer, A wisher, a liar, A hope-er, a p... More

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    9th August 2005

    Light in the Attic

    Here in the attic of Shel Silverstein you will find Backward Bill, Sour Face Ann, the Meehoo with an Exactlywatt, and th... More

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