Shel Silverstein

Best Known for "The Giving Tree", Shel Silverstein actually wrote many other fine books and poems for children. Amongst his other books


The Giving Tree:

This animated video is narrated by Shel Silverstein himself. The quality of the sound isn't great, but I have not found a better version on the net.

The Giving Tree

The Cr

oceodile's Toothache:

I found this video also on youtube. I think this is an adaptation of a poem by Shel Silverstein, but I have not managed to discover what book it is from. If anyone knows, please send me a note!

Crocodile's toothache

Ickle me, Pickle me, Tickle me too

Another animated poem of Shel Silverstein read by him. This one is from the "Where the Sidewalk Ends" collection.

Ickle Me, Pickle Me, Tickle me too

You can find a few other poems animated and read by Shel Silverstein here.