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Shel Silverstein

Birthdate: 25. September 1930
Date of death: 10. May 1999

Sheldon Allan "Shel" Silverstein was an American writer known for his cartoons, songs, and children's books. He styled himself as Uncle Shelby in some works. His books have been translated into more than 30 languages and have sold more than 20 million copies. He was the recipient of two Grammy Awards, as well as Golden Globe Award and Academy Award nominations.

Works

A Light in the Attic
Shel Silverstein

Quotes Shel Silverstein

„How do you do! My name is Sue! Now you gonna die!“

—  Shel Silverstein

"A Boy Named Sue" (performed by Johnny Cash)

„Once there was a tree, and she loved a little boy.“

—  Shel Silverstein

The Giving Tree http://classics.tumblr.com/post/100196656

„There's a Polar Bear
In our Frigidaire -
He likes it 'cause it's cold in there.“

—  Shel Silverstein

Bear In There http://faculty.weber.edu/chansen/humanweb/projects/MeghanUng/bearinthere.htm

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