The Pigeon Needs a Bath! (Hardcover)

By Mo Willems, Mo Willems (Illustrator)

Hyperion Books for Children, 9781423190875, 40pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2014

List Price: 16.99*
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Description

The Pigeon really needs a bath! Except, the Pigeon's not so sure about that. Besides, he took a bath last month! Maybe. It's going to take some serious convincing to try and get the Pigeon to take the plunge.


About the Author

Mo Willems (www.pigeonpresents.com), a number one New York Times best-selling author and illustrator, has been awarded a Caldecott Honor on three occasions (for Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!, Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale, and Knuffle Bunny Too: A Case of Mistaken Identity). Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! was also an inaugural inductee into the Indies Choice Picture Book Hall of Fame. And his celebrated Elephant & Piggie early-reader series has been awarded the Theodor Seuss Geisel Medal on two occasions (for There Is a Bird on Your Head! and Are You Ready to Play Outside?) as well as three Honors (for We Are in a Book!, I Broke My Trunk!, and Let's Go for a Drive!). Other favorites include Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed and City Dog, Country Frog, illustrated by Jon J Muth. Mo lives in Massachusetts with his family.

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Praise For The Pigeon Needs a Bath!

DON'T LET THE PIGEON DRIVE THE BUS!
*"Brilliantly simple...­hilarious."The Horn Book (starred review)

THE PIGEON WANTS A PUPPY!
2009 Children's Choice Book Award for "Kindergarten to Second Grade Book of the Year"

*"Willems's hilariously expressive illustrations and engaging text are cinematic in their interplay."—School Library Journal (starred review)

DON'T LET THE PIGEON STAY UP LATE!:
*"Children will be charmed by this bedtime treat."—School Library Journal (starred review)

THE PIGEON FINDS A HOT DOG!
*"Readers of all ages won't be able to resist miming the sly conversation in this satisfying sequel."
-A Publishers Weekly Editors Pick
Publishers Weekly (starred review)

THE DUCKLING GETS A COOKIE!?
"Just as enjoyable as a read-aloud to a group or as a one-on-one lapsit, it's a pleasure to see Willems at the top of his game, and The Pigeon suitably humbled."—Kirkus (starred review)