A Light in the Attic

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9780060256746: A Light in the Attic

Here in the attic of Shel Silverstein you will find Backward Bill, Sour Face Ann, the Meehoo with an Exactlywatt, and the Polar Bear in the Frigidaire. You will talk with the 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 a Camel.

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'A genius ... his is an enduring influence' (The Times)

'Resonates beyond words' (Guardian)

'That rare adult who can still think like a child' (The New York Times)

About the Author:

Shel Silverstein is best known as a children s book author who wrote and illustrated a number of bestselling books that have charmed millions of readers of all ages. Crossing many artistic boundaries, he was also a noted songwriter and an accomplished playwright. Silverstein first came to prominence in the 1950s as a cartoonist for "Playboy", where he assumed the role of roving ambassador for the up-and-coming magazine. This esteemed assignment due in no small part to his friendship with Hugh M. Hefner was the auspicious beginning of a most amazing career. Shel Silverstein died in 1999.

Shel Silverstein is best known as a children s book author who wrote and illustrated a number of bestselling books that have charmed millions of readers of all ages. Crossing many artistic boundaries, he was also a noted songwriter and an accomplished playwright. Silverstein first came to prominence in the 1950s as a cartoonist for "Playboy", where he assumed the role of roving ambassador for the up-and-coming magazine. This esteemed assignment due in no small part to his friendship with Hugh M. Hefner was the auspicious beginning of a most amazing career. Shel Silverstein died in 1999.

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