We Need Diverse Ya Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    The Powell's Playlist | June 15, 2015

    Matthew Quick: IMG Portia Kane's '80s Metal Mix



    Two of Love May Fail's main characters, Portia Kane and Chuck Bass — now in their early 40s — still love the metal music that was... Continue »
    1. $18.19 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

      Love May Fail

      Matthew Quick 9780062285560

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$10.95
List price: $15.99
Used Hardcover
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
2 Beaverton Children's Picture Books- General
1 Hawthorne Children's Picture Books- General

More copies of this ISBN

Don't Let the Pigeon Stay Up Late!

by

Don't Let the Pigeon Stay Up Late! Cover

ISBN13: 9780786837465
ISBN10: 0786837462
Condition: Standard
All Product Details

Only 3 left in stock at $10.95!

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Fans of Mo Willems will love this funny bedtime story!

 

Ahoy! It's bedtime, and Octopus is here to help his buddy get ready. First up is a bath (Thank you, Octopus) . . . in egg salad (No, thank you, Octopus)! Then its time to brush teeth…with paint brushes!  And don't worry, Octopus made sure there were no monsters under the bed…because theyre all in the closet! No, thank you, Octopus!  Each page turn brings new wordplay and laughs in this hip, nautical-themed take on bedtime and friendship . . . ending with a great big surprise for Octopus and sweet dreams for two best friends.

Synopsis:

It's getting late, but the pigeon won't go to bed! Will you let him stay up late?

Synopsis:

Everyone's favorite Pigeon is back for this interactive bedtime romp, in which he tries to escape his inevitable bedtime. Illustrations.

About the Author

Mo Willems is a three-time Caldecott Honor-winning Dinosaur (for Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!, Knuffle Bunny, and Knuffle Bunny Too). He also won two Geisel Medals for There Is a Bird on Your Head! and Are You Ready to Play Outside?, and a Geisel Honor for We Are in a Book! His books are perennial New York Times bestsellers, including Knuffle Bunny Free and Hooray for Amanda & Her Alligator! Before he turned to making picture books, Mo was a writer and animator on Sesame Street, where he won six Emmys. Mo lives happily ever after with his family in Massachusetts.

What Our Readers Are Saying

Add a comment for a chance to win!
Average customer rating based on 2 comments:

christi, December 4, 2006 (view all comments by christi)
Contrary to the other review, I think this book is appropriate for all children. It doesn't so much give them excuses for staying up late ("I"m not even tired!") as it points out how silly are the usual arguments for staying up late. The book is interactive (kids have to tell the pigeon "no") and kids remember the pigeon when they get fussy before bed. My son always reminds me that the pigeon thinks he isn't tired when he actual is. My son is three. Get this book, get all the pigeon books. Your kids will thank you and you'll thank yourself. That is, unless, you don't have a sense of humor.
Was this comment helpful? | Yes | No
(30 of 48 readers found this comment helpful)
enbee1, August 24, 2006 (view all comments by enbee1)
This book is probably best for the upper end of the recommended age range, who might find the pigeon's naughtiness funny, as his antics simply gave my 2-year-old a crash course in how to delay bedtime. And heaven knows no toddler needs more excuses to delay bedtime than they already devise on their own. Willems' stories strike me as suited more for adults to reminisce on the humorous quirks of children, than for the children themselves (sort of like "Childhood is Hell" by Matt Groening).
Was this comment helpful? | Yes | No
(14 of 37 readers found this comment helpful)
View all 2 comments

Product Details

ISBN:
9780786837465
Author:
Willems, Mo
Publisher:
Hyperion Books for Children
Author:
Farrell, Darren
Subject:
General
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Animals - Birds
Subject:
Bedtime & Dreams
Subject:
Children's Baby - Picturebooks
Subject:
Social Issues - Emotions & Feelings
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Bedtime
Subject:
Bus drivers
Subject:
Pigeons
Subject:
Readers - Beginner
Subject:
Children s humor
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Picture book
Series:
Pigeon
Publication Date:
20060431
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from P to 1
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
9 x 9 in 11.76 oz
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
02-05

Other books you might like

  1. Walk On!: A Guide for Babies of All Ages Used Hardcover $9.95
  2. Kitten's First Full Moon
    Used Hardcover $9.50
  3. Frog and Toad Are Friends (I Can... Used Trade Paper $1.95
  4. Bear Snores On
    Sale Board Book $3.98
  5. Are You My Mother? (I Can Read It...
    Used Hardcover $2.95
  6. Gallop!: A Scanimation Picture Book
    Used Hardcover $5.95

Related Subjects

Children's » Animals » Birds
Children's » Featured Titles
Children's » General
Children's » Humor
Children's » Picture Books » A to Z
Children's » Picture Books » General
Featured Titles » General

Don't Let the Pigeon Stay Up Late! Used Hardcover
0 stars - 0 reviews
$10.95 In Stock
Product details 40 pages Hyperion Books for Children - English 9780786837465 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , It's getting late, but the pigeon won't go to bed! Will you let him stay up late?
"Synopsis" by , Everyone's favorite Pigeon is back for this interactive bedtime romp, in which he tries to escape his inevitable bedtime. Illustrations.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.