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Welcome: A Mo Willems Guide for New Arrivals

By Mo Willems
Illustrated by Mo Willems

This is YOU. Take a good look. How remarkable it is that you are you.

"There is no such thing as a bad Mo Willems book" The Times From Mo Willems, the multi award-winning, New York Times bestselling creator of the Pigeon series and the Knuffle Bunny trilogy, comes a guide for new arrivals, perfect for gifting to new babies and new parents alike! Using bold graphics, a clever, heart-warming narrative that playfully interacts with the reader and a surprise mirror, this is a one-of-a-kind welcome to the world from one of the best-loved picture book creators of our times.

  • Mo Willems has won the Caldecott Honor three times, the Theodor Seuss Geisel Medal twice (as well as five honors), and six Emmy awards for his work on Sesame Street.
  • Captures the zeitgeist and appeals to the digital (hipster!) generation with emoticon-inspired art.
  • "If there’s a living creator of children’s books who stands a chance of occupying a cultural position akin to a Dr. Seuss, it’s Mr. Willems." The New York Times

About the author

Mo Willems is a three-time Caldecott Honor winner for Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!, Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale and Knuffle Bunny Too: A Case of Mistaken Identity. His books have been translated into over 25 languages, and his celebrated Elephant & Piggie early-reader series has been awarded the Theodor Seuss Geisel Medal on two occasions as well as five Honors. Other favourites include That Is Not a Good Idea!, Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs and Nanette's Baguette. Before he turned to children's books, Mo was a writer and animator on Sesame Street, where he won six Emmy Awards. Mo lives with his family in Massachusetts, USA. Find him online at mowillems.com and on Twitter as @The_Pigeon.

ISBN: 9781406383584
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: July 1, 2018
Dimensions: 216 x 216mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $24.99
New Zealand RRP: $27.99
Stock Level: In Stock

Last updated on 01/07/18 at 23:40:37
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