Wednesday, March 7, 2007

HOT DOG! Fan Mail! (March edition)

The Pigeon was the big winner this month, dominating the letters and drawings from kids with creative ideas for new stories.

And within the Pigeon category, ice cream won out. This month’s packet contained 3 variations entitled “Don’t Let the Pigeon Eat The Ice Cream!” and one called “Don’t Let the Pigeon Eat STRAWBERRY Ice Cream!” Here are a few choice pages from the collection:

One edition ended with a wry twist. The Pigeon, depressed over the Ice Cream Truck’s exit turns his head and:

Could this be a sequel to The Pigeon Finds a Hot Dog!?

Thanks to all the kids whose letters and drawings made me laugh today. You can check out past batches or send your own c/o Hyperion Books for Children, 114 5th Ave, 14th fl, NY, NY 10011.

Please BE PATIENT. It can take a while for me to get your mail. Huzzah!