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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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K-5th Grades This is Shel Silverstein’s first poetry collection and it has all the humor and irreverence that we expect from this author. Here’s one I liked: These poems are funny and exciting, and allow these kids to step away from serious poetry and have fun with it. Probably good for reading aloud if you work through the pronunciation on your own first. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids.

It is full of nonsensical poetry. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Open Preview See a Problem? He helps readers have fun and let go of their worries.

Don’t Bump the Glump! | Shel Silverstein

This is the fifth Silverstein book I’ve read to my brother before bedtime. Jan 03, Gauri rated it it was ok.

Each reader can pick their favorite, but I am a big fan of The Bibely. Each page presents a new, character that buump interest students across many grade levels! Any of these activities would capture and inspire the imagination of students! Even though that is completely unusual for Shel, it is still a fun read with so many humorous poems that force people to use their imaginations for these bizarre situations. I’m more used to Buml pen-and-ink, but I really did enjoy the bright watercolor and pen.


Declined to dine with the Glub-Toothed Sline? He has flawless rhymes – unless he wants to play with them and break them, and then it works because he knows the rules so well.

Don’t Bump the Glump! and Other Fantasies

As a kid I listened to his recording of Where the Sidewalk Ends countless times. I did still enjoy it, and the creatures were fun. The illustrations bring a look to these creatures to help the reader visualize the abstract cra K-5th Grades This is Shel Silverstein’s first poetry collection and it has all the humor and irreverence that we expect from this author.

Each imaginative creature is colorfully depicted in illustrations and text. Want to Read saving…. This would be a very fun book for children to use during a poetry unit.

He creates his animals and has a short poem describing each of them.

I love Shel’s style of writing. Share your thoughts with other customers. 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. Nov 14, MaryEllen Biechele rated it really liked it.

I enjoy some nonsensical poems but others I don’t dom are enjoyable to read. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.

Don’t Bump the Glump!

Someone has mistaken this one for a pincushion and he’s too polite to say he isn’t. The creativity and the rhyme scattered throughout will draw the children in and keep their attention. But it is charming, nevertheless. Sep 28, Haley rated it really liked it.


Showing of 6 reviews. It would be great to use when working on alliteration, bummp and repetition. Dec 19, Chris rated it it was amazing Shelves: Compare some of those animals with fictional creatures tha Silverstein writes about.

This book is a great for vlump because it has a lot of poems to read and you could read this in thirty minutes. I don’t think he sees us. I love the way that the poetry opens up a new world for the reader and although the poetry does seem more suited for younger children I still enjoy reading them immensely.

This is Shel Silverstein’s first poetry collection. Despite my love for Shel and his amazing poetry I found this book a little lacking. Please try again later. I saw it in a bookstore one day and I immediately picked it up. Hardcover64 pages. A lot of the rhymes and animals remind me of Edward Gorey’s creatures, though some are complete Lewis Carroll nonsense.

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