Waiting for Goliath

Waiting for Goliath

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Bear has been sitting and waiting since dawn. "I'm waiting for Goliath. He's my best friend." At last the bus pulls up, but no one gets out. "He'll definitely show up. You'll see!" The robins fly south and the first snow falls. When Bear wakes from a long sleep, he hears a noise like a hand sliding slowly across paper. Goliath is coming!But Goliath's identity is a big surprise.This is a warm and surprising story with depth and humor and luminous illustrations.
Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand : Gecko Press, 2017
Edition: English language edition
ISBN: 9781776571413
177657141X
Call Number: jPS DAMM
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Damm, Antje Warten auf Goliath

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coffeebookie Oct 23, 2017

This is a simple and sweet story about friendship, patience and loyalty. Bear waits and waits for his special friend but nobody believes his friend will ever arrive. Bear doesn’t give up, amidst the discouragement around him. The illustrations are interesting, made mostly from cutouts, which adds a unique touch.

coloradobuck Oct 21, 2017

Very cute story about a reindeer waiting on a friend who does not appear to be coming. It turns out to be a SNAIL he's waiting for. Then the reader is thinking oh yes, of course, snails move very slowly!!!

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