Runny Babbit: A Billy Sook
Runny Babbit: A Billy Sook

Runny Babbit: A Billy Sook

Written and illustrated by Shel Silverstein
4 - 8
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Jan 6, 2015
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From the legendary creator of _Where the Sidewalk Ends, A Light in the Attic, Falling Up,_ and _The Giving Tree_ comes an unforgettable new character in children’s literature: Runny Babbit. Runny Babbit is Shel Silverstein’s hilarious and _New York Times-_bestselling book of spoonerisms—words or phrases with letters or syllables swapped: bunny rabbit becomes Runny Babbit. Welcome to the world of Runny Babbit and his friends Toe Jurtle, Skertie Gunk, Rirty Dat, Dungry Hog, Snerry Jake, and many others who speak a topsy-turvy language all their own. So if you say, “Let’s bead a rook That’s billy as can se,” You’re talkin’ Runny Babbit talk, Just like mim and he. And don’t miss Runny Babbit Returns, the new book from Shel Silverstein!

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    Publication Date
    January 6, 2015
    HarperCollins Publishers
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    4 - 8 years
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