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List of the best Shel Silverstein books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Shel Silverstein is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. His poems and whimsical illustrations have entertained countless young readers. If you're a huge fan of his work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Shel Silverstein who want to know which novels they should start reading first. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out his work if you're a big reader.

This list includes The Giving Tree, Where the Sidewalk Ends, and more. What are Shel Silverstein's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.

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Where the Sidewalk Ends is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Shel Silverstein Books
Where the Sidewalk Ends Shel Silverstein

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A Light in the Attic is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Shel Silverstein Books
A Light in the Attic Shel Silverstein

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The Giving Tree is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Shel Silverstein Books
The Giving Tree Shel Silverstein

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Falling Up is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Shel Silverstein Books

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The Missing Piece is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Shel Silverstein Books
The Missing Piece Shel Silverstein

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Runny Babbit is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Shel Silverstein Books
Runny Babbit Shel Silverstein

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Lafcadio: The Lion Who Shot Ba... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Shel Silverstein Books

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The missing piece meets the Bi... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Shel Silverstein Books

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Shel's shorts is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Shel Silverstein Books
Shel's Shorts Shel Silverstein

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Different dances is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Shel Silverstein Books
Different Dances Shel Silverstein

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Uncle Shelby's ABZ Book is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Shel Silverstein Books
Uncle Shelby's ABZ Book Shel Silverstein

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Shel Silverstein: Poems and Dr... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Shel Silverstein Books

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Who wants a cheap rhinoceros? is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Shel Silverstein Books

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A Giraffe and a Half is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Shel Silverstein Books
A Giraffe and a Half Shel Silverstein

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An adult evening of Shel Silve... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Shel Silverstein Books

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Now Heres My Pln P is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Shel Silverstein Books
Now Here's My Plan Shel Silverstein