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Genechten, Guido van.

Summary: Teaches young children about patience and understanding through a story about Ricky Rabbit who attends to his friend, Mia the Chicken while she is sitting on her eggs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clavis Pub. 2009

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC GEN

Antony, Steve

Summary: Mr. Panda is making something, and all of his animal friends are interested--but only Penguin is willing to wait to see what it is.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE ANT

Ruzzier, Sergio

Summary: Fox enjoys quiet boat rides and watching the sunrise, but Chick is noisy and hyperactive and frequently disrupts their adventures--nevertheless they remain friends and enjoy their time together.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Willems, Mo

Summary: Piggie tells Gerald she has a surprise for him, but it is not there yet so Gerald must be patient.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: E Wil

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN WIL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE WIL

Steers, Billy

Summary: "The pigs, Pete and Paul, learn the importance of patience when they try (unsuccessfully) to speed along the growth of Farmer Bill's prized pumpkins"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Berenstain, Stan

Summary: When Brother and Sister Bear help teach some younger cubs how to play T-ball, they learn a lesson in patience.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE BER

Dunklee, Annika

Summary: When a young boy plants an avocado seed, his patience is tested while waiting for the seed to sprout and eventually grow into a tree.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Burach, Ross

2 holds on 2 copies

Summary: A caterpillar learns to be patient while trying to metamorphosize.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E BUR

Portis, Antoinette.

Summary: "A simple, sweet picture book about the joys of waiting and taking in what is around you"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE POR

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE POR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE POR

MacKay, Elly.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: A young boy plants a seed that, with water, sunlight, care, and patience, grows into a strong, tall tree.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: RP Kids 2013

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Paul, Miranda

Summary: "Two seeds can't wait to be pears, but growing takes time and patience"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE PAU

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE PAU

Deenihan, Jamie L. B

Summary: After disappointingly receiving a lemon tree from her grandma on her birthday, a young girl doesn't know what to do with it other than care for it and wait, but her patience eventually pays off.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Elliott, David

Summary: A young boy shares a child's-eye view of how family and friends can often be less than perfect, revealing that the secret to life may be more about patience than perfection.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ELL

Fogliano, Julie.

Summary: Advises the reader about what to do, and not do, in order to successfully spot a whale, such as wrapping up in a not-too-cozy blanket, ignoring the roses, and especially, being patient.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FOG

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FOG

Knudsen, Michelle

Summary: Trying to be patient as one of the only kids in her class who has not been chosen by a pet monster, little Marilyn decides to search for her monster even though she is supposed to wait to let a monster choose her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KNU

Rocco, John.

Summary: Hoping his Master will train him how to fight after the warrior Chang challenges young Fu to a duel, Fu is surprised when instead he is taught how to pour tea.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney/Hyperion Books 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ROC

Usher, Sam

Summary: Join a boy and his grandfather as they enjoy a snow day in the park!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Templar Books 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE USH

Himmelman, John.

Summary: When Sara Ann brings home three little kittens, Katie the dog's enthusiasm frightens the kittens away, until she learns that quiet patience is sometimes needed to begin a friendship.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Co. 2008

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE HIM

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HIM

Summary: When Sara Ann brings home three little kittens, Katie the dog's enthusiasm frightens the kittens away, until she learns that a quiet patience is sometimes needed to begin a friendship.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Weston Woods 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV KAT

Brunstetter, Wanda E.

Summary: Rachel's impatience causes her all sorts of problems during a long winter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barbour Pub. 2008

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J RY 3

Usher, Sam

Summary: It's raining, but one little boy can't wait to go outside for an adventure with his granddad.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Templar Books, an imprint of Candlewick Press 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE USH

Nelson, Christine Hierlmaier.

Summary: Nat finds it hard to be patient as she waits for the bananas to be ready to eat.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Expressive Ink 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE NEL

Kaplan, Michael B.

Summary: From her first bite, young Betty Bunny likes chocolate cake so much that she claims she will marry it one day, and she has trouble learning to wait patiently until she can have her next taste.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE KAP

Dubuc, Marianne

Summary: A secular re-telling of the story of Noah's Ark. The animals are trapped on a hill and rescued by Noah. Most of the story describes how the animals pass the time on the ark, until they find land and a rainbow appears. Noah sails away and the animals say thank-you.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE DUB

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE DUB