‪#‎BookADay‬: WAIT by Antoinette Portis (Roaring Brook, 2015). LOVE the beautiful simplicity of the story and illustrations. A visual feast! This book received well-deserved starred reviews in Kirkus, School Library Journal and Publishers Weekly.

See sample illustrations & more about the book: http://us.macmillan.com/wait-1/antoinetteportis and on Antoinette's site: http://www.antoinetteportis.com/index1.html

Synopsis: "As a boy and his mother move quickly through the city, they're drawn to different things. The boy sees a dog, a butterfly, and a hungry duck while his mother rushes them toward the departing train. It's push and pull, but in the end, they both find something to stop for.

Acclaimed author/illustrator Antoinette Portis' signature style conveys feelings of warmth, curiosity, humor and tenderness in this simple, evocative story."
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More about Donalyn Miller's Summer Book-A-Day Challenge:
http://linkis.com/bookwhisperer.com/20/ggxPs
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