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About the Book



A collection of humorous poems and drawings.



Book Synopsis



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

This special edition contains 12 never-before-published poems. 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.

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From the Back Cover



With twelve never-before-published poems and drawings, here is a special edition of this beloved poetry collection. Now there is even more to love in this timeless fan favorite.

Millie McDeevit screamed a scream
So loud it made her eyebrows steam.
She screamed so loud
her jawbone broke,
Her tongue caught fire,
her nostrils smoked. . . .

Poor Screamin' Millie is just one of the unforgettable characters in this wondrous book of poems and drawings by the creator of Where the Sidewalk Ends, A Light in the Attic, and Every Thing On It. 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.

Dimensions (Overall): 8.7 Inches (H) x 7 Inches (W) x 1.1 Inches (D)
Weight: 1.55 Pounds
Suggested Age: 4-8 Years
Number of Pages: 187
Genre: Humor, Poetry, Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Poetry / Humorous
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books
Format: Hardcover
Author: Shel Silverstein
Edition: Special
Language: English
Street Date: January 6, 2015
TCIN: 16644513
UPC: 9780062321336
Item Number (DPCI): 059-03-5562
Origin: Made in the USA
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Estimated ship dimensions: 6.75 inches length x 1.5 inches width x 8.75 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 1 pounds
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5 out of 5 stars
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Grandma G - 6 years ago, Verified purchaser
Great book even for reluctant readers. Silly poems and stories. So much fun.
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