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The Resource Don't let the pigeon drive the bus, words and pictures by Mo Willems

Don't let the pigeon drive the bus, words and pictures by Mo Willems

Label
Don't let the pigeon drive the bus
Title
Don't let the pigeon drive the bus
Statement of responsibility
words and pictures by Mo Willems
Title variation
Dont let the pigeon drive the bus!
Creator
Contributor
Author
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
No matter how hard he pleads and begs, the pigeon is not supposed to drive the bus while the driver is away, but pigeon tries every persuasive trick a young child knows to get you to say, "Yes."
Member of
Summary
When the bus driver decides to take a break from driving, a wild and wacky pigeon pleads and begs to take his place, capturing the antics of a preschooler's temper tantrum
Tone
Writing style
Character
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2004
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2003
  • Books I Love Best Yearly (BILBY), Early Reader, 2015.
  • Buckaroo Book Award (Wyoming), 2005.
  • Flicker Tale Children's Book Award (North Dakota) for Picture Books, 2005.
  • Georgia Children's Book Award for Picture Storybook, 2007.
  • Golden Archer Awards (Wisconsin): Primary, 2005.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades K-2, 2005.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Picture Books, 2006.
Awards note
  • Caldecott Honor Book, 2004.
  • American Library Association Notable book.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice Books for Youth.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
121680
Cataloging source
UWB
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Toddler
LC call number
  • PZ7.W65535
  • PS3623.I555
LC item number
  • Dj 2003
  • D66 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
280
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Pigeon (Picture books)
Series volume
0001
Target audience
preschool
Label
Don't let the pigeon drive the bus, words and pictures by Mo Willems
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Art techniques used: Simple, fun cartoon drawings in black pencil with digital color
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2233290
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781448743018
Lccn
2004296657
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm51815360
  • (OCoLC)51815360
Label
Don't let the pigeon drive the bus, words and pictures by Mo Willems
Publication
Copyright
Note
Art techniques used: Simple, fun cartoon drawings in black pencil with digital color
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2233290
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781448743018
Lccn
2004296657
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm51815360
  • (OCoLC)51815360

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