Best Children's Humorous Poetry Books

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1. Where the Sidewalk Ends: Poems and Drawings

Author: by Shel Silverstein
0060256672
HarperCollins
English

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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 Runny Babbit Returns, the new book by Shel Silverstein!


2. Where the Sidewalk Ends Special Edition with 12 Extra Poems: Poems and Drawings

Author: by Shel Silverstein
0060572345
HarperCollins
English

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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.

This special edition contains 12 extra poems. 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 Runny Babbit Returns, coming in fall 2017!


3. A Light in the Attic Special Edition with 12 Extra Poems

Author: by Shel Silverstein
0061905852
HarperCollins
English

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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 drawingsa favorite of Shel Silverstein fans young and old.

This special edition contains 12 never-before-published poems. 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 Runny Babbit Returns, the new book from Shel Silverstein!


4. Hop on Pop (I Can Read It All By Myself)

Author: by Dr. Seuss
039480029X
English
72 pages

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Join Dr. Seuss in this classic rhyming picture book”the simplest Seuss for youngest use.” Full of short, simple words and silly rhymes, this book is perfect for reading alone or reading aloud with Dad! The rollicking rythym will keep kids entertained on every page, and it’s an especially good way to show Pop some love on Father’s Day!

HOP POP We like to Hop. We like to hop on top of Pop. Originally created by Dr. Seuss himself, Beginner Books are fun, funny, and easy to read. These unjacketed hardcover early readers encourage children to read all on their own, using simple words and illustrations.

Smaller than the classic large format Seuss picture books like The Lorax and Oh, The Places You’ll Go!, these portable packages are perfect for practicing readers ages 3-7, and lucky parents too!


5. Tyrannosaurus Rex (StoryBots) (Step into Reading)

Author: by Storybots
English
32 pages
1524718661

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The wacky robots from the award-winning apps, videos, and Netflix show, Ask the Storybots, now star in their own early readers. This one is about everyone’s favorite dinosaur! Fans of the StoryBots will recognize the colorful art from the hugely popular dinosaur video Tyrannosaurus Rex on YouTube.

A gigantic body and super-sharp teeth make the Tyrannosaurus rex the most fearsome of the dinosaurs. Just don’t make fun of those tiny arms! This rhyming Step 1 Science Reader will entertain while imparting simple facts about the most popular carnivorous dinosaur of all.

Step 1 Readers feature big type and easy words for children who know the alphabet and are eager to begin reading. Rhyme and rhythmic text paired with picture clues help children decode the story. Accolades for the StoryBots digital media: Appy Award for Best Book AppTeacher’s Choice Award Editor’s ChoiceChildren’s Technology Review Family Choice Award Parents’ Choice AwardCynopsis Kids !

Magination Award for best educational mobile app


6. Falling Up

Author: by Shel Silverstein
English
171 pages
0060248025

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The robots from the award-winning StoryBots apps, videos, and Netflix show present a new early reader about one of the coolest dinosaurs! Its distinctive horns and gigantic neck frill make Triceratops one of the most recognizable and popular dinosaurs. This Step 1 rhyming Science Reader will entertain while sharing some basic facts about this heavy-weight herbivore.

Children will recognize the signature catchy-and hilarious-rhymes and colorful art from the StoryBots popular YouTube video “Triceratops.” Step 1 Readers feature big type and easy words for children who know the alphabet and are eager to begin reading. Rhyming text is paired with picture clues to help children decode the story.


8. My Parents Think I'm Sleeping (I Can Read Level 3)

Author: by Jack Prelutsky

‎ 0060537221
HarperCollins
English

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From Children’s Poet Laureate Jack Prelutsky and illustrator Yossi Abolafia, My Parents Think I’m Sleeping is the perfect book to get young readers excited about bedtime. This Level 3 I Can Read book is a funny collection of poems about a boy who should be sleeping, but manages to find more than just storybooks and his model rocket kit to keep him awake.

From reading under the covers to watching shadows dance on the wall, these fourteen funny and spooky nighttime poems show that a child’s life begins at bedtime!


9. The Amazing Planet Earth (StoryBots) (Step into Reading)

Author: by Storybots
English
32 pages
1524718572

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The wacky robots from the award-winning apps, videos, and Netflix show, Ask the StoryBots, now star in their own early readers. This one is about our little corner of the solar system! Fans of the StoryBots will recognize the colorful art from their popular outer-space video, A Beautiful, Beautiful World (The Earth Song), on YouTube.

There are eight planets in our solar system, but the most beautiful is the one we call home. This rhyming Step 1 Science Reader will entertain while imparting simple facts about everyone’s favorite planet. Step 1 Readers feature big type and easy words for children who know the alphabet and are eager to begin reading.

Rhyme and rhythmic text paired with picture clues help children decode the story. Accolades for the StoryBots digital media: Appy Award for Best Book AppTeacher’s Choice Award Editor’s ChoiceChildren’s Technology Review Family Choice Award Parents’ Choice AwardCynopsis Kids ! Magination Award for best educational mobile app

10. I Could Pee on This: And Other Poems by Cats (Gifts for Cat Lovers, Funny Cat Books for Cat Lovers)

Author: by Francesco Marciuliano
1452110581
Chronicle Books
English

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Animal lovers will laugh out loud at the quirkiness of their feline friends with these insightful and curious poems from the singular minds of funny cats. In this hilarious book of tongue-in-cheek poetry, the author of the internationally syndicated comic strip Sally Forth helps cats unlock their creative potential and explain their odd behavior to ignorant humans.

With titles like “Who Is That on Your Lap?,” “This Is My Chair,” “Kneel Before Me,” “Nudge,” and “Some of My Best Friends Are Dogs,” the poems collected in I Could Pee on This perfectly capture the inner workings of the cat psyche.

With photos of the cat authors throughout, this whimsical volume reveals kitties at their wackiest, and most exasperating (but always lovable). Ideal for that “crazy cat lady” or “cat mom/dad” in your life this collection of poems makes for the perfect cat themed gift for anyone who’s obsessed with our feline friends.

11. Commotion in the Ocean

Author: by Giles Andreae
Tiger Tales
English
32 pages

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This delightful collection of poems includes fun rhymes about the creatures who live in and around the ocean. Children will delight in the snappy poems and colorful illustrations about whales, walruses, penguins, polar bears, stingrays, and sharks.

12. Every Thing On It

Author: by Shel Silverstein
0061998168
HarperCollins
English

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From New York Times bestselling Shel Silverstein, celebrated creator of Where the Sidewalk Ends, A Light in the Attic, and Falling Up, comes an amazing collection of never-before-published poems and drawings. Have you ever read a book with everything on it?Well, here it is!

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.

And don’t miss Runny Babbit Returns, the new book from Shel Silverstein!

13. There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed Some Books!

Author: by Lucille Colandro
Cartwheel Books
English
32 pages

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There was an old lady who’s ready for school! That lovely old lady has returned just in time for the first day of school. Now she’s swallowing items to make the very best of her first day back. And just in time for the bus…

With rhyming text and funny illustrations, this lively version of the classic song will appeal to young readers with every turn of the page-a fun story for the first day of school!

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Very Short Stories to Read Together (You Read to Me, I'll Read to You)

Author: by Mary Ann Hoberman
English
32 pages
0316013161

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Here’s a book with something new – you read to me!I’ll read to you! We’ll read each page to one another – you’ll read one side, I the other. A unique book ‘in two voices’ that uses traditional reading teaching techniques (alliteration, rhyme, repetition, short sentences) to invite young children to read along with an adult.

Each of the twelve short stories fit on one spread and features childlike themes – family, friendship, pets and seasons. With clear, color-coded typography and amusing illustrations, this collection is sure to entertain.

15. The Moon's Time to Shine (StoryBots) (Step into Reading)

Author: by Storybots
English
32 pages
0525646108

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Just in time for the 50th anniversary of the moon landing! The inquisitive robots from the award-winning StoryBots apps, videos, and Emmy Award-winning Netflix show star in a Step 1 reader that is over the moon! Children will recognize the signature catchy rhymes and colorful art from the StoryBots’ popular YouTube video “The Moon’s Time to Shine.” They will learn that the moon orbits Earth, that-in spite of glowing brightly-it doesn’t make its own light, and more!

Step 1 readers feature big type and easy words for children who know the alphabet and are eager to begin reading. Rhyming text is paired with picture clues to help children decode the story.