Thank YOU Elephant & Piggie!

Let’s celebrate Thank-O-Rama month with the famous duo that showed us the true meaning of friendship and the person behind all the wonderful adventures these two shared.

THANK YOU Mo Willems for bringing Elephant & Piggie to us.  You gave my beginning reader stories that he proudly and joyfully read aloud. Thank you for helping him discover the fascinating world of reading. I was saddened when I heard that this newest installment would be the last. However you leave us 25 stories that we can enjoy again and again. Thank you Gerald (Elephant) and Piggie for the laughs and we won’t say goodbye but see you later!

Meet the best friends in Today I Will Fly! Piggie is determined to fly, Gerald (always the pessimist) is sure he will not. With a little help, Piggie just might fly. We were ecstatic when this title, along with others, were published in Spanish!

One of our favorites is Let's Go for A Drive! Gerald knows that in order to go for a drive you need a plan. When the plan hits a bump in the road, Piggie steps in and saves the day. The lively illustrations along with the fun story make it a sure hit with all kids.

Being little can be a problem especially when A Big Guy Took My Ball! Gerald steps up to help Piggie out but soon realizes that a really REALLY big guy took it and backs out. The pair of friends soon realize that looks can be misleading and even the biggest in size need someone to play with.

The Thank You Book: When the times comes to say Thank You, the list can be a very long one. Elephant has a lot of friends that have made appearances throughout the series and he wants to make sure he thanks them all.  Piggie is worried that Elephant will forget the most important thank you of all.

Do you want to thank someone? Head over to the Thank-O-Rama emporium were Mo will help you be more thankful along with some fun activities you can do at home.

 

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