October Author of the Month
October 2, 2019
Have you met The Pigeon? If not, you’re in for a real treat!
If you are familiar with Mo Willems and his beloved, super silly Pigeon character you will be thrilled to know that Bloom has chosen Mo Willems as the Author of the Month for October.
Mo Willem’s books are loved by children and adults around the world. He has created characters that are funny, lovable and relatable to young children at all reading levels. These books are a perfect read aloud to share with your pre-readers and a wonderful way for your new readers to feel successful due to the simple text used in each story.
In addition to The Pigeon series, Mo Willems has written several other character series such as the Elephant and Piggie books which have wonderful messages about friendship while being engaging and highly entertaining, Knuffle Bunny which is based on his daughter’s adventures with her stuffed bunny and many more titles. Most of these titles are available through Scholastic Books or at your local library.
Some of his popular books are: