Runny Babbit Returns: Another Billy Sook

Book review by Jan Carr, Common Sense Media
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Scrambled letters make funny poems even sillier.

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Book Details

  • Author: Shel Silverstein
  • Illustrator: Shel Silverstein
  • Genre: Poetry
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: Harper
  • Publication date: September 19, 2017
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 4 - 8
  • Number of pages: 96
  • Available on: Hardback
  • Last updated: September 15, 2017

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