This week we are bringing our inner child out by highlighting one of current favorite children's books. The Duckling Gets a Cookie?! brings back the hilarious Pigeon from Mo Williams other award winning children's books, in this tale of a soft spoken duckling, delicious cookie, and jealous pigeon. As a parent, you wil appreciate this book's message about the power of politeness and the rewards of sharing (warning: cookies are involved), yet the story never loses it's high-spirited quality that makes the Pigeon books so popular with kids and the adults who read them.
Mo Willems, author and illustrator of The Duckling Gets a Cookie!? is a number one New York Times best-selling author and illustrator, has been awarded three Caldecott Honors, two Theodor Seuss Geisel Medals, and one Geisel Honor. His debut, Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!, was inducted into the Indies Choice Picture Book Hall of Fame in 2009. Other favorites include the award-winning Elephant & Piggie series and Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed.
As an accessory to The Duckling Gets a Cookie!? you can also buy a plush duckling pal to curl up with! He even comes with a custom cookie recipe! Plush Duckling is sold separately and available for purchase at The Paris Market!
Grab a cookie and your kiddo and head on over to The Paris Market to pick up your own copy of The Duckling Gets a Cookie?!