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Silverstein, Shel

Overview
Works: 429 works in 1,038 publications in 18 languages and 59,222 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Humorous poetry  Poetry  Music  Fables  Picture books  Braille books  Humorous fiction  Screenplays 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Author of screenplay, Lyricist, Composer, Performer, Illustrator, Creator, Singer, zxx, Interviewee, Scenarist, Other
Classifications: PZ7.S588, 811.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Shel Silverstein
Where the sidewalk ends : the poems & drawings of Shel Silverstein by Shel Silverstein( Book )

86 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 7,882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a thirtieth anniversary edition of Shel Silverstein's acclaimed collection of humorous poems and illustrations, featuring such characters as a boy who turns into a television, and a girl who eats a whale, and includes twelve new poems
The giving tree by Shel Silverstein( Book )

47 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 6,923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La rencontre émouvante d'un enfant et d'un arbre dont l'amitié au cours de leurs vies respectives sera indéfectible. Thèmes : Arbre , Générosité , Protection de l'environnement
A light in the attic by Shel Silverstein( Book )

19 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 6,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes a collection of humorous poems
The missing piece by Shel Silverstein( Book )

12 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 5,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A missing piece, looking for someone to carry it along, finally develops its own momentum
Falling up : poems and drawings by Shel Silverstein( Book )

40 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 5,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of humorous poems
Runny Babbit : a billy sook by Shel Silverstein( Book )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 3,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Runny Babbit lent to wunch and heard the saitress way, "We have some lovely stabbit rew -- Our Special for today." From the legendary creator of "Where the Sidewalk Ends", "A Light in the Attic", "Falling Up", and "The Giving Tree" comes an unforgettable new character in children's literature. Welcome to the world of Runny Babbit and his friends Toe Jurtle, Skertie Gunk, Rirty Dat, Dungry Hog, Snerry Jake, and many others who speak a topsy-turvy language all their own. So if you say, "Let's bead a rook That's billy as can se," You're talkin' Runny Babbit talk, Just like mim and he
Who wants a cheap rhinoceros? by Shel Silverstein( Book )

46 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 3,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: Looking for a new pet? Bored with cats, dogs, goldfish, gerbils, and hamsters? How about a cheap rhinoceros? Shel Silverstein's loving look at the joys of rhino ownership may convince you to be the one lucky kid to take home this very, very unusual pet. There are lots of things a rhinoceros can do around one's house, including eating bad report cards before one's parents see them, tiptoeing downstairs for a midnight snack, and collecting extra allowance
Uncle Shelby's story of Lafcadio, the lion who shot back by Shel Silverstein( Book )

30 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After leaving the jungle for the circus and a life of fame and wealth, a lion who taught himself to be the best shot in the world discovers he's not really a lion anymore, and not really a man, either
Every thing on it : poems and drawings by Shel Silverstein( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Persian and held by 2,577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second original book to be published since Silverstein's passing in 1999, this poetry collection includes more than one hundred and thirty never-before-seen poems and drawings completed by the cherished American artist and selected by his family from his archives
Don't bump the glump! : and other fantasies by Shel Silverstein( Book )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A most unusual collection of whacky, funny, scary creatures with imaginative fantasies in verse
Where the sidewalk ends by Shel Silverstein( Recording )

40 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shel SilverStein decided to give your child's favorite poem book a little animation and alot more humor. The reissued edition has 47 tracks that feature 11 previously unreleased tracks and new liner notes. These include Sick, Boa Constrictor, and Thumbs
A light in the attic by Shel Silverstein( Recording )

21 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humorous selections by Shel Silverstein
Runny Babbit a billy sook by Shel Silverstein( Recording )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Runny Babbit's topsy-turvy world is brought to life through wordplay and in the book drawings as well
Uncle Shelby's A giraffe and a half by Shel Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published between 1964 and 1968 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A giraffe has several exciting adventures including stretching and shrinking
Uncle Shelby's ABZ book : a primer for tender young minds by Shel Silverstein( Book )

4 editions published between 1961 and 1985 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humorous alphabet book for adults, teaching ABC lessons parents would never want their children to learn, such as I is for ink (which rhymes with drink) and K is for kidnapper (who has a lollipop and a keen car)
Things change : a screenplay by David Mamet( Book )

14 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Press kit includes 5 pamphlets, 1 sheet of loose copy, and 8 photographs
Different dances by Shel Silverstein( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adult collection of social satire and sexual politics
Underwater land by Shel Silverstein( Recording )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playboy's Silverstein around the world by Shel Silverstein( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers twenty-three travel pieces created by the renowned author and artist for Playboy between 1957 and 1968, in a volume that features his adventures in such regions as Tokyo, the Middle East, and hippie-era San Francisco
The best American short plays, 1999-2000( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of ten American short plays from the 1999-2000 theater season, including selections by Pearl Cleage, Rich Orloff, Shel Silverstein, and others, each with a brief profile of the playwright
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The giving tree
Alternative Names
Onkel Shelby 1930-1999

Shel Silverstein

Shel Silverstein Amerikaans schrijver

Shel Silverstein amerikansk poet, komponist og skribent

Shel Silverstein amerikansk poet, kompositör och författare

Shel Silverstein US-amerikanischer Dichter, Liedtexter, Musiker, Komponist, Karikaturist, Drehbuchautor und Kinderbuchautor

Shelby Uncle

Sheldon, Allan Silverstein 1930-1999

Shirubasutain, Sheru 1930-1999

Silverstein S. 1930-1999

Silverstein Sh. A. 1930-1999

Silverstein, Shelby Allan 1930-1999

Silverstein, Sheldon Alan

Silverstein, Sheldon Allan 1930-1999

Sīlwir Štaīn, Šil 1930-1999

Силверстайн Ш. 1930-1999

Силверстайн Ш. 1932-1999

Силверстейн Ш. 1930-1999

Сильверстайн Ш. 1930-1999

Сильверстайн Ш. А. 1930-1999

Сильверстейн, Шел

סילברסטיין

סילברסטיין, שׁל

של סילברסטיין

شل سیلورستاین شاعر، آهنگساز، و نویسنده آمریکایی

실버스타인, S. 1930-1999

실버스타인, 셀 1930-1999

실버스타인, 셸 1930-1999

실버스타인, 쉘 1930-1999

シェル・シルヴァスタイン

シルヴァスタイン, シェル

シルバースタイン, シェル

谢尔·希尔弗斯坦

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The giving treeA light in the atticThe missing pieceFalling up : poems and drawingsRunny Babbit : a billy sookWho wants a cheap rhinoceros?Uncle Shelby's story of Lafcadio, the lion who shot backEvery thing on it : poems and drawings