Don’t Bump the Glump! and Other Fantasies has ratings and reviews. Jeanette said: This is Shel Silverstein’s very first poetry collection. The. Shel Silverstein combined his unique imagination and bold brand of humor for his first poetry collection—the only one he illustrated in full color. Don’t Bump The . Don’t Bump the Glump!: and Other Fantasies is the title of a children’s book by Shel Silverstein. His first book of verse, it was originally published in by.

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It’s a zoo in here! Lists with This Book. Mar 27, David rated it liked it Shelves: His message is poetry can change the rules anytime it wants. Learn more ths Amazon Prime. Young children would enjoy the silly language and made up creatures, as you really need to use your imagination. Preview — Don’t Bump the Glump!

Don’t Bump the Glump! and Other Fantasies

Children may like this book because of the stories and pictures of nonsense characters. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Refresh and try again. Here’s one I liked: Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.


Lastly, this glkmp would be an engaging and relevant way to assess decoding skills with many of the nonsense words Silverstein uses throughout the book. It is perfect for teachers and parents to give to young readers to enjoy.

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Dec 19, Chris rated it it was amazing Shelves: Some of the poems are short and easy while others are longer and have more nonsense words in them like Gleeech or Gheli or Zrbangdraldnk. There are about four to six lines on each page and they describe what is going in each page and who are the creatures in the story.

Shel Silverstein really knows the rules of poetry.

A Giraffe and a Half. There is one creature in color with a poem on each page. This story is a poetry book, but the rhymes in this story are contrived. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. I would still recommend th This is one of the few Shel Silverstein books that I had not read as a kid.

After this book is read a few times, it should be left out to see if the students can phonetically pronounce the names of the creatures. A lot of the rhymes and animals remind me of Edward Gorey’s creatures, though some are complete Lewis Carroll Adorable. Someone has mistaken this one for a pincushion and he’s too polite to say he isn’t.


My kids really enjoyed the poems and the absurdity that is scattered throughout.

Dec 06, Tom rated it it was amazing Shelves: Buy this, read it, share it, and do it all over again. A Primer for Adults Only. This is the fifth Silverstein book I’ve read to my brother before bedtime. It is full of nonsensical poetry.

He creates his animals and has a short poem describing each of them. I’m a big fan of Shel Silverstein. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. I’d like gllump read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle?

Don’t Bump the Glump! and Other Fantasies by Shel Silverstein

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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. I thought this book was ok. Strange, humorous poems, the author’s first published book of poetry. Nov 10, Alma Diaz rated it really liked it. The illustrations are of creatures that look funny and might even be a little scary.