We Are in a Book!
We Are in a Book!
In We Are in a Book Gerald and Piggie discover the joy of being read. But what will happen when the book ends? Using vocabulary perfect for beginning readers (and vetted by an early-learning specialist), Mo Willems has crafted a mind-bending story that is even more interactive than previous Elephant & Piggie adventures. Fans of the Geisel Award-winning duo won't be able to put this book down--literally
Author: Mo Willems
Publisher: Hyperion Books for Children
Binding Type: Hardcover
Size: 9.10h x 6.60w x 0.40d
Audience: Ages 4-8
Reading Level: 0.9
Point Value: 0.5
Interest Level: Lower Grade
Quiz #/Name: 154356 / We Are in a Book!
Award: Buckeye Children's Book Award - Winner
Award: Virginia Readers Choice Award - Winner
Award: Monarch Award - Second Place
Award: Geisel Medal (Dr. Seuss) - Honor Book
Award: California Young Reader Medal - Winner
Award: Maryland Blue Crab Young Reader Award - Winner
Award: Cybils - Winner
Award: Gryphon Award - Winner
Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/2011 pg. 56
Kirkus Reviews 09/01/2010
Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 10/01/2010
Booklist 09/15/2010 pg. 71
School Library Journal 11/01/2010 pg. 87
SLJ's Best Books 12/01/2010 pg. 28
About the Author
Number one New York Times best-selling author and illustrator Mo Willems 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). Other favorites include Big Frog Can't Fit In: A Pop-Out Book and City Dog, Country Frog illustrated by Jon J Muth. His acclaimed Elephant & Piggie early reader series received the Theodor Seuss Geisel Medal in 2008 and 2009. For more information, visit www.pigeonpresents.com.