What Are You Waiting For? by Scott MenchinWhat Are You Waiting For? by Scott Menchin

What Are You Waiting For?

byScott MenchinIllustratorMatt Phelan

Picture Books | May 16, 2017

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What are you waiting for?
Is it quiet?
Does it have wings?
Will I miss it if I blink?

Join a badger and a rabbit in this simple tale about the wonder of anticipation that follows the two friends in search of a surprise. What they find might just surprise you, too.

A Neal Porter Book

Scott Menchin has written and illustrated many books for children, including Taking a Bath with the Dog and Other Things That Make Me Happy, which received the Christopher Medal. He has also illustrated numerous texts by other writers, including Bob Dylan, Woody Guthrie, and Doreen Cronin. Scott wrote Grandma In Blue With Red Hat, ...
Title:What Are You Waiting For?Format:Picture BooksDimensions:32 pages, 8.82 × 9.56 × 0.41 inPublished:May 16, 2017Publisher:Roaring Brook PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1626721521

ISBN - 13:9781626721524


Editorial Reviews

"A quiet, thoughtfully designed picture book with a strong message."-Kirkus Reviews

"The brisk, sketchy quality of Phelan's (Marilyn's Monster) pencil and pastel artwork mirrors the zippiness of the animals' exchanges, and the answer to the riddle, revealed only after the sun has set, makes the case that some things are worth waiting all day for."-Publishers Weekly