Best know as beloved children’s author and poet but, did you know he was also a cartoonist, songwriter, and screenplay writer! Silverstein lived a very diverse and interesting life!
Random Fact: Shel wrote the lyrics and music for “The Cover of the Rolling Stone,” which was performed and recorded by Dr. Hook.
Here’s three favorites that you’ve probably heard of, or read, or may even be on your book shelf! If they are not on your book shelf, I highly recommend them 🙂
Lesser Known Books
And, here’s three of Shel Silverstein’s books you may not have heard of. They are equally funny, quirky and worth your time!
And, his very first children’s book.
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