Runny Babbit
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Runny Babbit : A Billy Sook

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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 rookThat's billy as can se,"You're talkin' Runny Babbit talk, Just like mim and he. And don't miss Runny Babbit Returns, coming in fall 2017!show more

Product details

  • 6-8
  • Hardback | 90 pages
  • 200.66 x 223.52 x 20.32mm | 498.95g
  • HarperCollins Publishers Inc
  • HarperCollins Publishers
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • New.
  • 0060256532
  • 9780060256531
  • 80,848

Review quote

"Potential yook of the bear."--Washington Post Book Worldshow more

Back cover copy

Runny Babbit lent to wunch And heard the saitress way, "We have some lovely stabbit rew -- Our Special for today." 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. 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.show more

Rating details

7,296 ratings
4.11 out of 5 stars
5 46% (3,349)
4 28% (2,076)
3 19% (1,370)
2 5% (378)
1 2% (123)
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