Bibliographic Information: Henkes, K. (2015). Waiting. New York, NY: HarperCollins.

Brief Annotation: Five animal friends wait patiently by the window for rain, snow, wind, the moon and one who is just happily waiting for whatever to happen outside the windows. Sometimes a new friend arrive but does not stay long, gifts appear and then disappear. But at the end of the day they all happily wait for the season to change.

Genre: Fiction

Grade Level: 1-3

Readers who will like this book: Readers who likes animal and likes weather. This will help them learn to be patient while waiting for what they need or want.

Response and Ratings: This book is a book that makes you wonder why each animal wait and you learn how to be patient and to be content with life. 5 out of 5

Question: Why do the animals wait for the season or weather to change while the rabbit is happy just the way it is ?