The Pigeon Needs a Bath! (Hardcover)
Hyperion Books for Children, 9781423190875, 40pp.
Publication Date: April 1, 2014
Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover, Korean (10/24/2014)
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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
(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.
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)