Books About Patience
By Mireille Levert
Lucy is psyched to plant a garden but struggles to figure out why the seeds don't sprout before her eyes.
Green Yellow Go! Nat Knows Bananas
By Christine Hierlmaier Nelson
Nat is wild for bananas -- but is definitely not thrilled to wait for them to turn from green to yellow.
The Pigeon Wants a Puppy!
By Mo Willems
This feathered friend begs and pleads for a pet (and he needs it now!). But is he really prepared for his dream to come true?
Pearl's New Skates
By Holly Keller
Pearl dreams of being a perfect ice-skater, but her first time on skates shows her she'll need practice.
Originally published in the September 2008 issue of Parents magazine.