Bat and the Waiting Game
Bat loves his sister, his pet skunk, and his life, but he doesn't like changes. And life has started to change.
Popular Series, Irresistible Friendship Story, Unforgettable Characters, Understanding Autism
Topics and Themes:
Skunks, Rabbits, Siblings, Animal Care, Adapting to Change
In the tradition of Clementine and Ramona Quimby, meet Bat. Author Elana K. Arnold returns with another irresistible story of friendship in this widely acclaimed series starring an unforgettable boy on the autism spectrum.
For Bixby Alexander Tam (nicknamed Bat), life is pretty great. He's the caretaker of the best baby skunk in the world, even Janie, his older sister, is warming up to Thor.
When Janie gets a part in the school play and can't watch Bat after school, it means some pretty big changes. Janie is busy having fun with her new friends, and someone else has to take care of the skunk kit in the afternoons. Bat wants everything to go back to normal. Yet his life, these days, is anything but routine. Can he make it Janie's performance?