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Where the Sidewalk Ends

the Poems & Drawings of Shel Silverstein
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Jul 24, 2021DariaMartel13 rated this title 4 out of 5 stars
It’s okay. 😌
Mar 25, 2021
Where the Sidewalk Ends, by Shel Silverstein is a book of short beautiful poems. This book is full of wonder, magic, and hilarious stories. Stories of lazy kids, boa constrictors, kings, and towers of pancakes. I love this book to all…
Jun 27, 2020
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Apr 20, 2020JackieDaytona rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
In fourth grade, our teacher read us "Boa Constrictor" from this collection. No poem before or since has had more of an impact on me. Silverstein's imagination was on the same wavelength as Jim Henson's and Dr. Seuss's.
Sep 21, 2019STPL_Emily rated this title 4 out of 5 stars
This book is so much fun. If you're looking for a way to introduce poetry to children, Shel Silverstein is a definite winner! The rhythm is great so reading out loud is a joy. Kids and adults alike will get a kick out of these poems that…
Aug 06, 2019
very funny
May 20, 2019elfiereads rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
Love Shel's use of words...so descriptive
Mar 25, 2018Linyarai rated this title 4 out of 5 stars
Very whimsical and fun, I enjoy his poetry.
Dec 07, 2017pink_cat_2301 rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
I liked this book sooo much!!!!!!!!! I even laughed out loud!!! XD XD XD XD XD
Nov 13, 2017Tarheeljb42 rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
This is a classic children's book filled with all types of poetry, from rhyming to just short ones on various topics. I read this as a child and continue to read it to my kids and those I teach. Shel has a talent that is very similar to…
Jul 18, 2017GCPL_EarlyLit rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
This is perfect for all ages. Your kids will love these read aloud.
Jun 28, 2017GCPL_Youth rated this title 4 out of 5 stars
A perfect car-trip book. Read it in fits and spurts and just enjoy the silliness.
Feb 16, 2017
I thought that this book, Where the Sidewalk ends, (poem/poetry book) was OK. The book was very interesting for me to read. The book was entertaining, funny, and fun to read. There were a lot of poems in the book. My favorite poem that I…
Aug 30, 2016A10_0 rated this title 4 out of 5 stars
It has some good poems ,but sometimes it is a little too silly. Overall I give it 4 stars!
OhTai
Apr 09, 2016OhTai rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
My favorite is Ickle Me, Pickle Me, Tickle Me Too!
Aug 28, 2015otiman rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
it was good poetry
jessica0425
May 27, 2015
Read to the Rhythm book
Mar 25, 2014
this book is a very good book , and it has funny and interesting poems and some of them have good lessons to teach you I have read and heard lots of the poems and I cant wait to read the rest im 8 and I am about to turn 9 and I LOVE this…
Oct 01, 2013CALEBCHAN1 rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
love it like it a lot.
Feb 04, 2013
Hilarious!!
faizamalik
Jan 03, 2013
This book is adorable. The drawings are cute and the writing is laugh out loud funny. Its a great introduction to poetry for kids. I have enjoyed these with my 6 and 3 yr old.
Roxannajayc
Jul 23, 2012Roxannajayc rated this title 4 out of 5 stars
An amazing childrens poet.
Sep 22, 2008stoub rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
Quirky humor for all ages.