¡Esperar no es fácil! por Mo Willems, translated by F. Isabel Campoy


       ¡Esperar no es fácil! por Mo Willems, translated by F. Isabel Campoy. Hyperion, 2017. 9781484786987

Format: Hardcover

Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5

Genre:  Easy reader

What did you like about the book? A spirited Spanish translation of Waiting is Not Easy! Piggie promises Gerald a surprise, and waiting until it is unveiled at the end of the book is very hard for him.  Willems’ Elephant and Piggie books are unique in their simplicity and humor.

Anything you didn’t like about it?

To whom would you recommend this book?  Anyone, and that means everyone, who likes a funny and entertaining easy reader or read aloud.

Who should buy this book? Day cares,  and elementary school and public libraries

Where would you shelve it ? Easy readers/Spanish collections

Should we (librarians/readers) put this on the top of our “to read” piles? Yes

Reviewer’s Name, Library (or school), City and State: Stephanie Tournas, Robbins Library, Arlington, MA

Date of review: April 5, 2017

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