There are planes to fly and buses to catch, but a small child wishes for a different sort of day in this striking picture book. Author’s note about invocation. Full-color illustrations rendered in scratchboard and watercolor.
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ISBN: 9780547979175 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Page Count: 48 Trim Size: 10" x 7 1/2" Awards & Honors: SLJ’s Best Books of 2016, Picture Books
Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2016, Picture Books
Publishers Weekly Best Books of 2016, Picture Books
NCTE Notable Poetry List 2017,br> Booklist 2016 Editors’ Choice, Books for Youth, Young Readers, Fiction
ALSC Notable Children’s Books 2017, Younger Readers
Children’s Literature Assembly, 2017 Notable Children’s Books in the Language Arts Award
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