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The Resource Don't let the pigeon drive the bus!, by Mo Willems, (book/cd)

Don't let the pigeon drive the bus!, by Mo Willems, (book/cd)

Label
Don't let the pigeon drive the bus!
Title
Don't let the pigeon drive the bus!
Statement of responsibility
by Mo Willems
Title variation
Dont let the pigeon drive the bus!
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"When a bus driver takes a break from his route, a very unlikely volunteer springs up to take his place-- a pigeon. But you never met one like this before. Container
Member of
Summary
When the bus driver decides to take a break from driving, a wild and wacky pigeon pleads and begs to take his place, capturing the antics of a preschooler's temper tantrum
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2004
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2003
  • Books I Love Best Yearly (BILBY), Early Reader, 2015.
  • Buckaroo Book Award (Wyoming), 2005.
  • Flicker Tale Children's Book Award (North Dakota) for Picture Books, 2005.
  • Georgia Children's Book Award for Picture Storybook, 2007.
  • Golden Archer Awards (Wisconsin): Primary, 2005.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades K-2, 2005.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Picture Books, 2006.
Accompanying matter
libretto or text
Awards note
Caldecott Honor Book ; ALA Notable Children's Book ; School Library Journal Best Book of the Year ; Booklist Best Book of the Year.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
121680
Cataloging source
OCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Willems, Mo
Credits note
Music by Scotty Huff and Robert Reynolds
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 2-6
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
280
Literary form
fiction
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 2
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Narrated by Mo Willems and John Scieszka
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Scieszka, Jon
  • Scholastic Inc
  • Weston Woods Studios
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Read-along CD
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pigeons
  • Buses
  • Bus drivers
Target audience
  • primary
  • preschool
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Don't let the pigeon drive the bus!, by Mo Willems, (book/cd)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Book published: New York : Hyperion Books for Children, c2003
  • Includes sound disc of text narration
  • Track 1: Story with page-turn signals - Track 2: Story without page-turn signals - Track 3: An interview with Mo Willems
Accompanying material
1 audio disc (approximately 9 min. : digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
  • spoken word
  • text
Content type code
  • spw
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Track 1: Story with page-turn signals (4:06) -- Track 2: Story without page-turn signals (4:00) -- Track 3: An interview with Mo Willems (4:37)
Dimensions
24 cm +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780786819881
Isbn Type
(book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • audio
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Publisher number
CD853RA
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 320246809
  • (OCoLC)320246809
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Don't let the pigeon drive the bus!, by Mo Willems, (book/cd)
Publication
Note
  • Book published: New York : Hyperion Books for Children, c2003
  • Includes sound disc of text narration
  • Track 1: Story with page-turn signals - Track 2: Story without page-turn signals - Track 3: An interview with Mo Willems
Accompanying material
1 audio disc (approximately 9 min. : digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
  • spoken word
  • text
Content type code
  • spw
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Track 1: Story with page-turn signals (4:06) -- Track 2: Story without page-turn signals (4:00) -- Track 3: An interview with Mo Willems (4:37)
Dimensions
24 cm +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780786819881
Isbn Type
(book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • audio
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Publisher number
CD853RA
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 320246809
  • (OCoLC)320246809
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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