The Pigeon Needs A Bath


Author: Mo Willems

Illustrator: Mo Willems

Publisher: Disney-Hyperion

Purchased: N/A – Library Check Out

Why: Figured it was time to try another one of these books – the first time was a while ago and my son just wasn’t that interested in them. The library was a safe bet in case it wasn’t a hit but boy, what a change this time around!

Pros: This book is hilarious. Parents will certainly enjoy reading this one as “inspiration” to get their little ones to bathe. I wasn’t quite sure what to expect but yeah, this book is awesome. I mean check out this spread:



Now, one element that I thought was different was the use of small panels on a few pages to add to the story. See partial example here:


I didn’t want to give away all of the details – just a little hint!

My husband and I both love this one – definitely worth adding to your collection!




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