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Falling up

Silverstein, Shel

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ISBN 10: 0001857177 / ISBN 13: 9780001857179
Published by HarperCollins, New York, 1996
Used Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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secondhand, with no damage to describe. Bound in dark blue cloth hardcover with silver titles and a silver facsimile of the author's signature on the front panel. Illustrated dustjacket, text illustrated throughout with black-and-white drawings by the author. a collection of humorous, weird, odd and unclassifiable poetry for children with illustrations. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 176 pages, including index. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Shell SilbersteiShel Silverstein. Quantity Available: 1. Category: poetry; ISBN: 0001857177. ISBN/EAN: 9780001857179. Inventory No: 0242814. Bookseller Inventory # 0242814

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Title: Falling up

Publisher: HarperCollins, New York

Publication Date: 1996

Binding: Hardcover (Original Cloth)

Illustrator: Shell SilbersteiShel Silverstein

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Edition: reprint.

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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 Runny Babbit Returns, the new book from Shel Silverstein!

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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.

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