Audio Books by Shel Silverstein

Shel Silverstein is the author of Uncle Shelby's Abz Book: A Primer for Adults Only (2022), Who Wants a Cheap Rhinoceros? (2021), Falling Up (2020), A Light in the Attic (2020) and other 88 books.

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Uncle Shelby's Abz Book: A Primer for Adults Only

release date: Feb 15, 2022

Who Wants a Cheap Rhinoceros?

release date: Nov 02, 2021
Who Wants a Cheap Rhinoceros?
From New York Times bestselling author Shel Silverstein, acclaimed creator of Where the Sidewalk Ends, The Giving Tree, A Light in the Attic, and Falling Up, comes a boy''s tribute to a perfectly unexpected pet: a rhinoceros. In this cherished classic, published for the first time at HarperCollins, Silverstein delivers a hilarious look at the joys of having a rhinoceros as your friend, with his signature humor and black-and-white artwork. Generations have grown up with the works of Shel Silverstein, known not only as a poet and illustrator, but also for his work as a cartoonist, playwright, performer, recording artist, and Grammy Award-winning songwriter. With the timeless magic of his work, Shel Silverstein has encouraged children to dream and dare to imagine the impossible with his extraordinary poetry and unforgettable characters. Need a pet? What''s the best kind to get? A dog, a cat, a frog, a rat? How about a cheap rhinoceros? He''s funny and sweet and loyal as they come. He''s huggable and lovable. So who wants a cheap rhinoceros? Maybe you!

Falling Up

release date: Oct 20, 2020
Falling Up
NOW AVAILABLE AS AN EBOOK! From New York Times bestselling author Shel Silverstein, the classic creator of Where the Sidewalk Ends, A Light in the Attic, and Every Thing On It, comes a wondrous book of poems and drawings. 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. And don''t miss these other Shel Silverstein ebooks, The Giving Tree, Where the Sidewalk Ends, and A Light in the Attic!

A Light in the Attic

release date: Apr 07, 2020
A Light in the Attic
NOW AVAILABLE AS AN EBOOK! From New York Times bestselling author Shel Silverstein, the creator of the beloved poetry collections Where the Sidewalk Ends, Falling Up, and Every Thing On It, comes an imaginative book of poems and drawings—a favorite of Shel Silverstein fans young and old. This digital edition also includes twelve poems previously only available in the special edition hardcover. A Light in the Attic delights with remarkable characters and hilariously profound poems in a collection readers will return to again and again. Here in the attic you will find Backward Bill, Sour Face Ann, the Meehoo with an Exactlywatt, and the Polar Bear in the Frigidaire. You will talk with Broiled Face, and find out what happens when Somebody steals your knees, you get caught by the Quick-Digesting Gink, a Mountain snores, and They Put a Brassiere on the Camel. Come on up to the attic of Shel Silverstein and let the light bring you home. And don''t miss these other Shel Silverstein ebooks, The Giving Tree, Where the Sidewalk Ends, and Falling Up!

Where the Sidewalk Ends

release date: Oct 22, 2019
Where the Sidewalk Ends
NOW AVAILABLE AS AN EBOOK! Shel Silverstein, the New York Times bestselling author of The Giving Tree, A Light in the Attic, Falling Up, and Every Thing On It, has created a poetry collection that is outrageously funny and deeply profound. Come in . . . for where the sidewalk ends, Shel Silverstein''s world begins. 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 of poems and drawings stretches the bounds of imagination and will be cherished by readers of all ages. This is a collection that belongs on everyone''s bookshelf. Makes a great gift for special occasions such as holidays, birthdays, and graduation. And don''t miss these other Shel Silverstein ebooks, The Giving Tree, A Light in the Attic, and Falling Up!

The Giving Tree

release date: Feb 18, 2014
The Giving Tree
As The Giving Tree turns fifty, this timeless classic is available for the first time ever in ebook format. This digital edition allows young readers and lifelong fans to continue the legacy and love of a household classic that will now reach an even wider audience. Never before have Shel Silverstein''s children''s books appeared in a format other than hardcover. Since it was first published fifty years ago, Shel Silverstein''s poignant picture book for readers of all ages has offered a touching interpretation of the gift of giving and a serene acceptance of another''s capacity to love in return. Shel Silverstein''s incomparable career as a bestselling children''s book author and illustrator began with Lafcadio, the Lion Who Shot Back. He is also the creator of picture books including A Giraffe and a Half, Who Wants a Cheap Rhinoceros?, The Missing Piece, The Missing Piece Meets the Big O, and the perennial favorite The Giving Tree, and of classic poetry collections such as Where the Sidewalk Ends, A Light in the Attic, Falling Up, Every Thing On It, Don''t Bump the Glump!, and Runny Babbit. And don''t miss these other Shel Silverstein ebooks, Where the Sidewalk Ends, and A Light in the Attic!

Every Thing On It

release date: Sep 20, 2011
Every Thing On It
A spider lives inside my head Who weaves a strange and wondrous web Of silken threads and silver strings To catch all sorts of flying things, Like crumbs of thought and bits of smiles And specks of dried-up tears, And dust of dreams that catch and cling For years and years and years . . . Have you ever read a book with everything on it? Well, here it is, an amazing collection of never-before-published poems and drawings from the creator of Where the Sidewalk Ends, A Light in the Attic, and Falling Up. You will say Hi-ho for the toilet troll, get tongue-tied with Stick-a-Tongue-Out-Sid, play a highly unusual horn, and experience the joys of growing down. What''s that? You have a case of the Lovetobutcants? Impossible! Just come on in and let the magic of Shel Silverstein bend your brain and open your heart.

Runny Babbit Book and Abridged CD

release date: Sep 26, 2006
Runny Babbit Book and Abridged CD
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.

Runny Babbit Returns

release date: Sep 19, 2017
Runny Babbit Returns
An Amazon Best Book of 2017 * A Barnes & Noble Best Book of 2017 * A NCTE 2018 Notable Poetry Book Runny Babbit, the lovable star of Shel Silverstein’s New York Times bestselling poetry book, is back in this instant New York Times bestseller! Runny Babbit Returns, a collection of 41 never-before-published poems and drawings, features Runny and other woodland characters who speak a topsy-turvy language all their own. This carefully compiled work from the Silverstein archives is filled with spoonerism poems that are both playful and poignant. With tongue-twisting word play and uproarious characters, the endearingly befuddled Runny Babbit and his friends embody Shel Silverstein’s singular style, the one we all know and love. Fans of all ages won’t want to miss their chance to follow their favorite Runny in this New York Times bestseller of laugh-out-loud adventures!

Lafcadio

release date: Nov 01, 2015
Lafcadio
Multimillion-selling Shel Silverstein''s debut book - the charming modern fable of a lion who refuses to take it lying down.

An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstein

release date: Jan 01, 2003
An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstein
THE STORIES: Welcome to the darkly comic world of Shel Silverstein, a world where nothing is as it seems and where the most innocent conversation can turn menacing in an instant. The ten imaginative plays in this collection range widely in content,

Playboy's Silverstein Around the World

release date: May 22, 2007
Playboy's Silverstein Around the World
Collects and reproduces 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.

My Dog Does My Homework!

release date: Jan 01, 2004
My Dog Does My Homework!
Perfect to read alone, with a friend, a parent, or your teacher, this book is filled with poems by a variety of well-known children''s poets.

Chi vuole un rinoceronte a un prezzo speciale? Testo inglese a fronte

release date: Jan 01, 2011
Chi vuole un rinoceronte a un prezzo speciale? Testo inglese a fronte
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.

Don't Bump the Glump!

release date: Mar 18, 2008
Don't Bump the Glump!
It''s a zoo in here! Have you ever . . . Seen a Gritchen in your kitchen? Dared to dance with the One-Legged Zantz? Declined to dine with the Glub-Toothed Sline? You haven''t? Well then, step inside—but only if you are ready to be amazed, tickled, astonished and entertained by this most unusual bestiary of silly and scary creatures.

Different Dances 25th Anniversary Edition

release date: Oct 12, 2004
Different Dances 25th Anniversary Edition
a modern ballet where lovers are ground to hamburger wives are turned into chairs TV sets eat people flowers grow from children''s heads God is uncovered -- and re-covered and men are hung by the instrument of their desire Startling, irreverent and provocative, the incomparable creator of poems and fables for children turns his eye and pen upon the social calamities and absurdities of the adult world.

Shel Silverstein: Poems and Drawings

release date: Oct 01, 2002
Shel Silverstein: Poems and Drawings
A slipcase boxed set of three classic Silverstein works includes "Where the Sidewalk Ends," "A Light in the Attic," and "Falling Up."

The World of Shel Silverstein Fabric Banner

release date: Apr 01, 1999
The World of Shel Silverstein Fabric Banner
Draw a crazy picture, Write a nutty poem, Sing a mumble-gumble song, Whistle through your comb. Do a loony-goony dance ''Cross the kitchen floor, Put something silly in the world That ain''t been there before.
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