That Is Not a Good Idea!
That Is Not a Good Idea! is a hilarious, interactive picture book from bestselling author and illustrator Mo Willems, the creator of books like Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus, the Knuffle Bunny series, the Elephant and Piggie series, Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs, and many other new... show more
That Is Not a Good Idea! is a hilarious, interactive picture book from bestselling author and illustrator Mo Willems, the creator of books like Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus, the Knuffle Bunny series, the Elephant and Piggie series, Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs, and many other new classics. Inspired by the evil villains and innocent damsels of silent movies, Willems tells the tale of a hungry fox who invites a plump goose to dinner. As with the beloved Pigeon books, kids will be calling out the signature refrain and begging for repeated readings. The funny details in the full-color illustrations by three-time Caldecott Honoree Mo Willems will bring nonstop laughter to story time.
Publish date: 2013-04-23
Publisher: Balzer & Bray
Pages no: 48
Edition language: English
This book is a great book to show students. I would use this book up to 3rd grade. Everyone thinks that the bad animal in a book would be a fox rather than the rabbit, but not in this case. This book teaches a child not to assume who is bad, but wait and read how its going to end. A teacher could us...
The best thing about Mo Willem's That Is Not a Good Idea! is its style; it's reminiscent of the dialogue cards of silent movies, and I found that to be a rather charming element. As for the plot, it sets up your standard "don't go with strangers" moral only to subvert it with a plot twist that an ad...
Genre: Animal / Drama / Suspense / Humor Year Published: 2013 Year Read: 2013 Mo Willems is truly a pro when it comes to writing children’s books! His previous books “Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!” “Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale,” and “Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs” were true m...
Fun takeoff on silent films with a not so surprising ending.
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