Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 4 to 8
- Grade: p to 3
2016 Alcuin Awards for Excellence in Book Design winner (Children's, tie)
2017 BC Book Prizes' Christie Harris Illustrated Literature Prize finalist
Every day is full of endless possibilities - especially TODAY!
The simplest moment has the potential to become extraordinary in this beautiful book by Julie Morstad. From getting dressed, to having breakfast, to choosing ways to go, Today has a little something to delight everyone.
About the author
span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif";mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-ansi-language:EN-US;mso-fareast-language:EN-US;mso-bidi-language:AR-SA">Julie Morstadspan lang="EN-US" style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif";mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-ansi-language:EN-US;mso-fareast-language:EN-US;mso-bidi-language:AR-SA"> is an author, illustrator and artist living in Vancouver, British Columbia. Her most recent book for children, How To, marks her authorial debut, and has received starred reviews in Kirkus, School Library Journal and Quill & Quire, as well as a Governor General's award nomination. Books she has illustrated for children include When You Were Small, recipient of the Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award; When I Was Small, winner of the Christie Harris Illustrated Children's Literature Prize; and Singing Away the Dark, which was shortlisted for a number of children's literature prizes.
- Short-listed, BC Book Prizes' Christie Harris Illustrated Literature Prize
- Winner, Alcuin Awards for Excellence in Book Design (Children's, tie)
Excerpt: Today (by (author) Julie Morstad)
From Today, by Julie Morstad:
What should I do today?
Where should I go?
Should I stay close to home
or go far away?
But first, what'll I wear?
What would you choose? ...
Spring 2017 Canadian Children’s Book Centre Best Books for Kids and Teens selection!
2017 TD Summer Reading Club Top Recommended Read!
Other titles by Julie Morstad
Swan (international pb)
The Life and Dance of Anna Pavlova
Time is a Flower
Where You Came from
Girl on a Motorcycle
It Began With a Page
How Gyo Fujikawa Drew the Way
House of Dreams: The Life of L. M. Montgomery
This is Sadie
A Story of Fashion Designer Elsa Schiaparelli
Singing Away the Dark
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