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.
First in the series,Don’t Let Pigeon Drive the Busrecently celebrated its 10th birthday! Over the last decade, The Pigeon books have sold millions of copies and enchanted young readers. The books have received numerous starred reviews, have appeared on many "best of" lists, and have even been inducted into the Indies Choice Picture Book Hall of Fame.
Mo Willems, 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.
First of all, thank you SO MUCH for casting your votes in the 2014 YABC Choice Awards! Be sure to click on the books or author photos below to find out more about the winning book or the other books by that author.
Here are your 2014 YABC Choice Awards winners!
An Ember in The Ashes
Author: Sabaa Tahir
Release Date: April 28, 2015 from Razorbill
About the Book
Set in a terrifyingly brutal Rome-like world, An Ember in the Ashes is an epic fantasy debut about an orphan fight ...
Hey, YABCers! Ready for the first cover reveal of 2015?
Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for TRUST ME, I'M TROUBLE by Mary Elizabeth Summer, releasing October 13, 2015 from Delacorte Press. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Mary Elizabeth:
by Brian Yansky
Releases: 2/10/15 from Candlewick
About the Book
Jack Bell has an unusual gift—or curse, depending on your point of view. And he’s not the only one. In Utopia, Iowa, anything can happen.
For the most p ...
Book’s Title: The Originals: The Rise
Author’s Name: Julie Plec
Release Date: Tuesday, January 27
About The Originals: The Rise
Family is power. The Original vampire family swore it to each other a thousand years ago. They pledged to remain together alwa ...
Book’s Title: INVADED
Author’s Name: Melissa Landers
Book’s Release Date: February 3, 2015
Cara always knew life on planet L'eihr would be an adjustment. With Aelyx, her L'eihr boyfriend, back on Earth, working to mend the ...
Lucky us! Two Drive Through Movie Reviews in a week!
Today the Nerd Riders, Clint and Kristin, let you know what they thought about INTO THE WOODS. I love love love this play and I can't wait to see this film!
Check out their review below, this let us know what you though ...
Hello again YABCers! Welcome to our annual YABC Choice Awards!
As always, here are the 2014 titles nominated by our in-house editors. These are our favorites of the year, the ones we couldn't put down, the ones with sequels we're dying to read, the ones that left us aching ...
Hey YABCers! Today the Nerd Riders, Kristin and Clint, review The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies just for YOU!
What did they think? Watch to find out!
Then tell us what you thought in the comments below. (No spoilers, please, for those who haven't seen it yet.)
Hi and welcome to this week's cover reveal!
Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for SILVER EVE by Sandra Waugh, releasing September 22, 2015 from Random House BFYR. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Sandra:
Hello everyone! Thank y ...
Book 3: Falling Kingdoms Series
by Morgan Rhodes
In stores December 9th
ABOUT GATHERING DARKNESS
The seeds of revolution have been sown…but in Mytica the lust for power reigns supreme.
THE REB ...