April 6th is National Pillow Fight Day. Is that not awesome??? Truly. Grab a couple of pillows and swat away - on Saturday. You might want to practice beforehand.
Here are some picture books to share in preparation for - or during - National Pillow Fight Day.
Caterpillow Fight by Sam McBratney. When little caterpillars start a pillow fight, the big caterpillar has a creative solution.
What! cried Granny by Kate Lum. Patrick stays overnight at Granny's house where Granny has to make him a bed, a pillow, a blanket, a teddy bear, all from scratch.
Good Night, Pillow Fight by Sally Cook. Look inside a block of apartments as parents try to get their children to sleep. And then, someone yells "Pillow Fight!"
Interrupting Chicken by David Ezra Stein. Little Red Chicken interrupts every bedtime story her father begins.
Once upon a time, the end : asleep in 60 seconds / by Geoffrey Kloske and Barry Blitt. Here is a collection of the shortest bedtime stories - ever.
Piggies / written by Don and Audrey Wood ; illustrated by Don Wood. A finger counting rhyme ends up with a kiss goodnight.
Charley's first night / Amy Hest ; illustrated by Helen Oxenbury. A little boy is eager to be the best puppy owner ever and spends the whole night with his new dog.
Snoozers / by Sandra Boynton. Seven short bedtime stories from a favorite picture book author.
So fluff up those pillows! Ready, set, go!