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The Day Is Waiting

The Day Is Waiting

By Don Freeman Bestselling illustrator and creator of Corduroy. Words by Linda Zuckerman
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 4.43 Stars

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On 1/27 Ruth Anne Holloway wrote: “What do you see when you look outside?” What are you going to do with it? What are you going to do with this day that has been given to you? How will you spend it? Will you spend it outdoors exploring? Visiting new places? Experiencing new things? The truth is, you could do any of these. Sometimes ... Beautiful book about taking the time to explore the world around you

Ruth Anne's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/23 Jenn wrote: I loved reading the book Corduroy to my son.  Don Freeman is a wonderful illustrator.  The Day is Waiting is a collection of Don Freeman’s sketches and paintings that had never before been published.  The words by Linda Zuckerman try to tie them all together by taking the child on a ... The Day is Waiting: illustrated by Don Freeman, words by Linda Zuckerman

Jenn's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/3 Pearl Studs wrote: It just so happened that this lovely book arrived the day I had promised the kiddos we'd pick up a turtle. We could not find one quite as big as the one on the cover but I know CJ likes to dream his little guy will someday be just as rideable. We sat next to the tank and read the story together. From ... The Day is Waiting

Pearl Studs' Rating:

4 Stars

On 7/26 moms-heart wrote: The book takes us on a journey from our home, around the world and back again. It places the reader as the central character of the book, and asks us what we see, where we would go, and what we would do. What is our adventure? This charming little book is a tour of the possibilities that are out there, ... The Day is Waiting {children's book review}

moms-heart's Rating:

4 Stars

On 7/15 Debbie wrote: The Day is Waitingis a delightful children’s book illustrated by Don Freeman, the author of Corduroy. It is written from a child’s point of view, about going out to see things in the world and coming home at the end of the day. I would recommend it for children age three to eight (give or take). ... Book Review: The Day is Waiting Illustrated by Don Freeman, Words by Linda Zuckerman

Debbie's Rating:

5 Stars

On 7/7 nat wrote: I recently selected the children's book, "The Day is Waiting" to review for the blog. It is a very simple book which would be great for preschoolers and younger kids. It is illustrated by Don Freeman, who actually passed away in 1978. Upon his death, Freeman left behind several illustrations and drawings ... Book Review: The Day Is Waiting

nat's Rating:

5 Stars

On 7/3 Treenz wrote: Such a sweet book! It's so whimsical and inspiring!  The cover design didn't really attract me much with this book - some of the illustrations I really liked within the book though.  The rhyme and meter of the book work really well. As a traveller myself I enjoyed the fact that it's encouraging ... A Review of The Day Is Waiting by Don Freeman

Treenz's Rating:

4 Stars

On 7/1 Chat With Vera wrote: Charming! Sweet! Invoking thoughtful consideration on the part of the child and guidance by the parent as they consider these few lines of rhyming text. The illustrations are from a collection of Don Freeman's never before published art that was selected by his wife for The Day Is Waiting and Linda Zuckerman ... The Day Is Waiting By Don Freeman Bestselling illustrator and creator of Corduroy. Words by Linda Zuckerman

Chat With Vera's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/30 Stephanie Cherry wrote: Don Freeman was the illustrator of Corduroy, the darling little series about a bear. This book was published posthumously from some of his works that had not been formed into a book as yet. His work is lovely and endearing. His characters make you want to love them. The book while cute, lacked a bit ... Cute Book For Small Children

Stephanie Cherry's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/29 Michelle Woods wrote: The Day is Waiting is a collection of illustrations by the late Don Freeman, author and illustrator of Corduroy books I enjoyed as a child. This book is full of images that published posthumously with text written by a close friend and colleague of Freeman's. The illustrations are just as beautiful ... Review: "The Day is Waiting" by Don Freeman and Linda Zuckerman

Michelle's Rating:

4 Stars