Did I Tell You I Love You Today?

Did I Tell You I Love You Today? Cover

Did I Tell You I Love You Today?

By Deloris Jordan; Roslyn M. Jordan; Shane W. Evans (Illustrator)

Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing, Hardcover, 9780689852718, 32pp.

Publication Date: December 1, 2004

Description

Apart or together, near or far, day or night, from childhood to adulthood -- the never-ending reach and power of a mother's love touches every moment of every day, even when you least expect it. All you need to do is make sure to notice.


Deloris and Roslyn M. Jordan, mother and sister of basketball superstar Michael Jordan, celebrate family in this reassuring book about the many special ways we cherish those we love.



About the Author
Deloris Jordan is Michael Jordan's mother and the coauthor of "Salt in His Shoes, " illustrated by Kadir Nelson, which "Booklist" called "inspirational;" "Did I Tell You I Love You Today?", illustrated by Shane W. Evans, which was called "a tender read-aloud" by "Kirkus Reviews"; and "Dream Big". She is also the author of "Family First: Winning the Parenting Game", a book highlighting the seven principles of parenting. Through her work with the James Jordan Foundation in Chicago, Illinois, as well as the Jordan Institute for Families at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Mrs. Jordan is widely regarded as an advocate for children and families. The mother of five children and the grandmother of eleven, Mrs. Jordan lives in Chicago.

Roslyn M. Jordan is Michael Jordan's sister and the coauthor, with Deloris Jordan, of "Salt in His Shoes" and "Did I Tell You I Love You Today?" She lives in Chicago.

Shane Evans studied at Syracuse University School of Visual and Performing Arts and graduated in 1993 and began traveling the world. In addition to contract work in illustration, graphic design and web design for major companies, Evans has conceptualized and illustrated numerous children s books. Many of the books have been featured in the media such as The Oprah Winfrey Show, The Today Show, NBA Inside Stuff, Reading Rainbow and Late Night with David Letterman. Shane has received much acclaim within the children s literary field for his work on children s books such as "Osceola," "The Way The Door Closes," "Shaq and the Beanstalk" and "Take It To The Hoop Magic Johnson." His accolades range from being honored by First Lady Laura Bush at the 2002 National Book Festival, The Boston Globe-Horn Book Award and The Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Non-Fiction for Children.