Dave and Skipper are back for World Book Day 2023

Swapna HaddowRoosting With Dave

It’s been a few years since Dave Pigeon and best pal Skipper went off on a holiday and they are FINALLY back with their very own World Book Day book! Out in 2023, this is the story of Dave versus Bookseller and it promises to be as epic and as feathery as all the other books in the Dave Pigeon …

Books to make you smile

Swapna HaddowRoosting With Dave

I’m thrilled to announce that Dave Pigeon has been selected to be part of the ‘Books to Make You Smile‘ list created by The Reading Agency to celebrate their 10th anniversary of World Book Night. Check out all the books selected for children and young people here and have a fabulous World Book Night on April 23rd!

Dave Pigeon in The Guardian

Swapna HaddowRoosting With Dave, Scrapbook

It’s lovely to see Dave Pigeon mentioned in Lucy Mangan’s round up of books to keep kids entertained during lockdown. If you are at home and looking for something to do, do feel free to download the worksheets in my ‘Fun Stuff‘ section. I’ll be posting more activities over the next few weeks. And if you can send me pictures …

Dave Pigeon (Royal Coo!) makes the Alligator’s Award longlist!

Swapna HaddowRoosting With Dave

I’m thrilled to announce that Dave Pigeon (Royal Coo!) has made the Alligator’s Award 2020 longlist! This brilliant award celebrates illustrated young fiction, the often unsung heroes that get children hooked on books for life. I couldn’t be more proud of Team Dave Pigeon and to be amongst so many brilliant books. Hugest congratulations and jammy biscuits to everyone!