It was bedtime. Chris and his father sat side by side on
“Alexander was a pretty bad horse today,” Chris said.
His father lit his pipe. “Alexander, the red horse with
“What happened?” Chris’s father asked.
It seems Alexander has had a rough, rough day. But Chris’s father reassures him that “anybody can have a bad day once in a while” (even, it turns out, Chris), and still be able to look forward to being “wonderful” tomorrow.
This charming vintage book feels extremely contemporary (well, except for that pipe), and is the perfect reminder that tomorrow is another day.
Author: Harold Littledale
Illustrator: Tom Vroman