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Who Wants a Cheap Rhinoceros?

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A rhino makes the best kind of friend in this 50th Anniversary Edition of a cherished classic from Shel Silverstein.andlt;brandgt;andlt;brandgt;Looking for a new pet? Bored with cats, dogs, goldfish, gerbils, and hamsters? How about a cheap rhinoceros?andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;Shel Silversteinand#8217;s loving look at the joys of rhino ownership may convince you to be the lucky person who takes home this very, very unusual pet.andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;This 50th Anniversary Edition features jacket art from the original 1964 edition, plus a commemorative anniversary sticker.

About the Author

Shel Silverstein is best known as a childrenand#8217;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 andlt;iandgt;Playboyandlt;/iandgt;, where he assumed the role of roving ambassador for the up-and-coming magazine. This esteemed assignmentand#8212;due in no small part to his friendship with Hugh M. Hefnerand#8212;was the auspicious beginning of a most amazing career. Shel Silverstein died in 1999.Shel Silverstein is best known as a childrenand#8217;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 andlt;iandgt;Playboyandlt;/iandgt;, where he assumed the role of roving ambassador for the up-and-coming magazine. This esteemed assignmentand#8212;due in no small part to his friendship with Hugh M. Hefnerand#8212;was the auspicious beginning of a most amazing career. Shel Silverstein died in 1999.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781481415934
Author:
Silverstein, Shel
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Children s humor
Edition Description:
Anniversary Edition
Publication Date:
20140231
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from P up to 2
Language:
English
Illustrations:
2-c (red andamp; black) jacket w- gold-f
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
215.9 x 254 mm
Age Level:
from 3 up to 7

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