Bibliographic Information: Henkes, K. (2015). Waiting. New York, NY, United States: Greenwillow Books.

Annotation: This story is about toys on a windowsill watching the seasons go by.

Genre: Fiction

Grade level: K-1st

Readers who will like this book: Young readers who are learning about the seasons and just learning how to read would enjoy this book.

Personal response and rating: 5/5 I found this book to charming with its illustrations and story. This would be a great book to read with young readers and to discuss the changing in seasons.

Text dependent question: Who first joins the stuffed animals by the window?

Award: Caldecott winner