"The bridge is up!
The bus can't go.
So everyone has to wait."
First the bus, then the car, then the bike -- so begins the long line of different vehicles waiting to cross the bridge. What a traffic jam! And when the bridge finally does comes down . . . nobody has to wait!
Babs Bell's simple text and Rob Hefferan's joyous illustrations make this trip a fun, worthwhile read.
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Babs Bell Hajdusiewicz has been a teacher and school administrator for more than forty years. She is also the author of more than one hundred books for children, including The Bridge Is Up!, illustrated by Rob Hefferan, which was praised as "unusually fresh" (Publishers Weekly), "delightfully simple" (School Library Journal), and "sure to be a pleaser" (Kirkus Reviews). A frequent speaker at national conferences for educators and parents, she lives with her husband in Atlanta, Georgia.
Rob Hefferan grew up in Cheshire, England, where the biggest worry he had then was choosing whether to have fish fingers or Alphabetti Spaghetti for tea. Today the faces, colors, and shapes from his childhood inspire his artwork. His books include Do You Have My Quack? by Keith Faulkner. He lives in England.About the Author:
Babs Bell has been a teacher and school administrator for thirty years. She has taught elementary and special education classes at all levels, and served as director of special education. A frequent speaker at national conferences for teachers and parents, she and her husband live in Atlanta, Georgia.
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