Don't Let the Pigeon Stay Up Late! by Mo Willems

Don't Let the Pigeon Stay Up Late!

Written by Mo Willems
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Don't Let the Pigeon Stay Up Late! by Mo Willems

A hilarious read-aloud story for bedtime, featuring everyone's favourite pesky, pestering pigeon! In this hilarious, interactive bedtime read in Mo Willems' award-winning Pigeon series, it's getting late and the bus driver is going to brush his teeth and get ready for bed. Will you do him a favour while he is gone - don't let the pigeon stay up late! But the pigeon is wide awake: he isn't even tired - in fact he's in the mood for a hot-dog party! So will YOU let him stay up late?


This picture book demands audience participation... Readers will identify with the pigeon themselves! The Bookseller on Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!

About the Author

Mo Willems

Mo Willems is a three-time Caldecott Honor winner for Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!, Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale and Knuffle Bunny Too: A Case of Mistaken Identity. His books have been tranlsted into over 25 languages, and his celebrated Elephant & Piggle early-reader series has been awarded the Theodor Seuss Geisel Medal on two occasions as well as five Honors. Other favourites include That Is Not a Good Idea! and Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs. Before he turned to children's books, Mo was a writer and animator on Sesame Street, where he won six Emmy Awards. Mo lives with his family in Massachusetts, USA.

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Book Info


40 pages


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Author's Website


Walker Books Ltd

Publication date

1st April 2007



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