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  • Marge McCown

    Classic Children’s Books That Have Been Banned In America -- The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein When: 1988 Why: Everyone’s favorite childhood book was banned from a public library in Colorado because it was considered “sexist.” It was also challenged by several schools because it “criminalized the foresting agency.”

  • Michael Tanenbaum

    Shel Silverstein's "The Giving Tree" is a perennial classic that I remember from my childhood. It is one of my son's favorite books right now (he reads the Spanish version). #classic #kids #books

  • Lindsey Lewis

    The Giving Tree. 20 days of Giving on #20daysofgiving #shelsilverstein

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If you are a dreamer, come in, If you are a dreamer, a wisher, a liar, A hope-er, a pray-er, a magic bean buyer..... If you're a pretender, come sit by my fire For we have some flax-golden tales to spin. Come in! Come in! -Invitation by Shel Silverstein

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The Giving Tree- My favorite book!! Maybe this is why I'm so darn giving, I read as a kid and truly loved this story :-)

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