Shel Silverstein’s poetry has been a must-have for all readers for four decades. For where the sidewalk ends, Shel Silverstein’s world begins. Go to the Land of Happy and visit the edge of the world. You’ll meet a boy who turns into a TV set and a girl who eats a whale. The Unicorn and the Bloath live there, and so does Sarah Cynthia Sylvia Stout who will not take the garbage out. It is a place where you wash your shadow and plant diamond gardens, a place where shoes fly, sisters are auctioned off, and crocodiles go to the dentist. Shel Silverstein’s masterful collection has captured the imaginations of those young and old for forty years, and we can’t wait to celebrate!
Where the Sidewalk Ends
Happy 40th birthday WHERE THE SIDEWALK ENDS! Celebrate 40 years of this favorite and bestselling poetry collection by the outrageously funny and profound Shel Silverstein!
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|Author Bio||Shel Silverstein, the renowned creator of poems, drawings, songs, cartoons, and plays, is best known for his children's books, which have sold over 27 million hardcover copies in the US alone and have been translated into more than 30 languages. Among Silverstein's bestselling books are EVERY THING ON IT, the reissue of DON'T BUMP THE GLUMP and RUNNY BABBIT: A BILLY SOOK, filled with the delightful language of Spoonerisms (words or phrases with letters or syllables swapped). A man of many talents, Shel Silverstein reached out to children as well as adults with his writing and illustrations. He wrote numerous books of poetry and prose, including The Giving Tree, Where the Sidewalk Ends; A Light in the Attic; Falling Up; The Missing Piece Meets the Big O; Lafcadio, the Lion Who Shot Back; and A Giraffe and a Half. You can learn more about Shel and his books by visiting www.shelsilverstein.com.|
Harper Collins Publishing
|Dimensions||9 × 7 × 0.88 in|
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