Ready and Waiting for You

Ready and Waiting for You

By Judi Moreillon; Catherine Stock (Illustrator)

Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780802853554, 32pp.

Publication Date: August 2013

The bus driver, the principal, the teachers -- all these and more wait behind doors, ready to welcome new students. Each school setting offers warm and friendly characters perfect for reassuring any child nervous about starting school.
Children will be delighted by the colorful illustrations and the exuberant text of this book, and its unique format that allows readers to open flaps revealing the school settings waiting for them behind. "Ready and Waiting for You" is the perfect introduction to the first day of school, and will leave young readers eager to be on their way
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About the Author
Judi Moreillon is an author and librarian educator. Her books include"Sing Down the Rain" (Kiva Publishing) and "Read to Me/Vamos a leer" (Star Bright Books). Judi lives in Arizona and Texas. Visit her website at

Claudia Mills and Catherine Stock have collaborated on the entire Gus and Grandpa series, including the ALA Notable Book "Gus and Grandpa at Basketball". The author lives in Boulder, Colorado, and the artist lives in New York City.