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Where the sidewalk ends : the poems & drawings of Shel Silverstein.

Author: Shel Silverstein
Publisher: New York : Harper and Row, [1974]
Edition/Format:   Book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A boy who turns into a TV set and a girl who eats a whale are only two of the characters in a collection of humorous poetry illustrated with the author's own drawings. Come in - for where the sidewalk ends, Shel Silverstein's world begins. 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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Humorous poetry
Juvenile works
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shel Silverstein
ISBN: 0060256672 9780060256678 0060256680 9780060256685 0060513039 9780060513030
OCLC Number: 1124292
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 166 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Invitation --
Eighteen flavors --
Melinda Mae --
Sick --
Ickle me, Pickle me, tickle me too --
Enter this deserted house --
Jimmy Jet and his TV set --
For sale --
Warning --
Yipiyuk --
Crocodile's toothache --
Stone telling --
Ridiculous rose --
Boa constrictor --
Peanut-butter sandwich --
Listen to the mustn'ts --
Hug o' war --
Smart --
Forgotten language --
Farmer and the queen --
One who stayed --
No difference --
Wild boar --
Thumbs --
Sarah Cynthia Sylvia Stout would not take the garbage out --
My hobby --
Early bird --
Me-stew --
Captain Hook --
With his mouth full of food --
Flying festoon --
Silver fish --
Generals --
Worst --
Dreadful --
My beard.
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A boy who turns into a TV set and a girl who eats a whale are only two of the characters in a collection of humorous poetry illustrated with the author's own drawings. Come in - for where the sidewalk ends, Shel Silverstein's world begins. 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.

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