Thanksgiving is a cherished time to gather around the table for a feast with family and friends. The traditions surrounding this American holiday are boundless, reflecting personal style and a diverse range of dishes. But it can also be daunting, whether you prepare and host each year, or are new to the experience.
The beloved Thanksgiving story by Eileen Spinelli with brand new art!
Thanksgiving at the Tappletons', is back with fresh and original artwork by Maryann Cocca-Leffler.
Celebrate food and family with this heartwarming Thanksgiving picture book. We will share the risen bread. / Our made-with-love Thanksgiving spread. / Grateful to be warm and fed. / We will share the bread. In this spirited ode to the holiday, set at the turn of the twentieth century, a large family works together to make their special meal.
Thanksgiving is a time for giving thanks! This book is a great introduction for younger readers.
Everyone knows that Thanksgiving is a time to give thanks—the question is, where to begin? From the turkey on the table to warm, cozy cuddles, life is full of small things and bigger pleasures. But what's most important is being able to share them with family!
New York Times bestselling author and artist James Dean celebrates the true meaning of Thanksgiving with our favorite groovy cat—Pete!
Starring in your school’s Thanksgiving play would make even the coolest cat nervous, including Pete the Cat! But the show must go on….
In 1620 an English ship called the Mayflower landed on the shores inhabited by the Pokanoket, and it was Squanto who welcomed the newcomers and taught them how to survive. When a good harvest was gathered, the people feasted together--a tradition that continues almost four hundred years later.
What is Thanksgiving? It's turkey and pumpkin pie, but most of all it's a time to spend with family and friends. With photographs to look at and Thanksgiving words to learn, this sturdy board book is ideal for adults to read and share with very young children to introduce them to this special holiday.
After the police come, a family is forced to flee their Caribbean island and set sail for America in a small fishing boat.
Tomie dePaola’s simple text and bright illustrations perfectly capture the joy of this special holiday. Young readers will love learning more about the traditional celebrations of the day.
Celebrate Thanksgiving in this sweet, rhyming story all about family and togetherness!
Emily Ann doesn't like Thanksgiving, not one bit. With all the hustle and bustle of the holiday, she feels a little ignored...and just a little bit sad.$7.99ISBN: 9780689710537Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Aladdin - September 1985
In this festive Caldecott Honor–winning picture book, Alice Dalgiesh brings to life the origin of the Thanksgiving holiday for readers of all ages.
Giles, Constance and Damaris Hopkins are all passengers aboard the crowded Mayflower, journeying to the New World to start a new life. Things get a little more cramped when their baby brother Oceanus is born during the passage.$7.99ISBN: 9780689851438Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - October 2005
From the author of Speak and Fever, 1793, comes the never-before-told tale of Sarah Josepha Hale, the extraordinary "lady editor" who made Thanksgiving a national holiday!
Thanksgiving might have started with a jubilant feast on Plymouth's shore. But by the 1800s America's observance was waning. None of the presidents nor Congress sought to revive the holiday.$6.99ISBN: 9780689853180Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Aladdin - October 2002
Nancy White Carlstrom's short, snappy verses and R. W. Alley's cheerful illustrations come together in a lively Thanksgiving book that is sure to be a welcome part of your own family's festivities.
A house full of relatives can mean only one thing -- it must be Thanksgiving!$7.99ISBN: 9780698113923Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Puffin Books - September 27th, 2001
The Pilgrims called the celebration the Harvest Feast. The Pawtuxet Indians thought of it as the Green Corn Dance. But the first Thanksgiving was much more than that.Email or call for priceISBN: 9780763630485Availability: Hard to FindPublished: Candlewick Press (MA) - August 8th, 2006
A hands-on holiday sticker book sure to make Maisy fans -- and their parents -- very thankful.$15.99ISBN: 9780763663063Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Candlewick - September 9th, 2014
A hilarious, kid-friendly take on Thanksgiving — full of family, food, and lots of fun!Email or call for priceISBN: 9780764525742Availability: Special Order OnlyPublished: Betty Crocker - August 2003
The Complete Hands-On Guide to Cooking a Great Thanksgiving Meal
$7.95ISBN: 9780792261391Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: National Geographic Children's Books - October 2004
Countering the prevailing, traditional story of the first Thanksgiving, with its black-hatted, silver-buckled Pilgrims; blanket-clad, be-feathered Indians; cranberry sauce; pumpkin pie; and turkey, this lushly illustrated photo-essay presents a more measured, balanced, and historically accurate version of the three-day harvest celebration in 1621.$16.99ISBN: 9780807572399Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Albert Whitman & Company - September 2012
During the nineteenth century, Sarah Josepha Hale dedicated her life to making Thanksgiving a national holiday, all while raising a family and becoming a groundbreaking writer and women's magazine editor. Sarah Hale's inspiring story, accompanied by luscious watercolor illustrations, tells the tale of one woman who wouldn't take no for an answer.$5.99ISBN: 9780843143973Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Price Stern Sloan - September 11th, 2000
Get excited about the Thanksgiving Day parade!
Through rhyming text, this shaped board book captures some of the best features of the parade, as seen through the eyes of a child.$18.99ISBN: 9781462114184Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Cedar Fort - October 7th, 2014$6.95ISBN: 9781580895347Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Charlesbridge - August 16th, 2016
Introduce the youngest dinner guests to the joys of Thanksgiving and counting!
Count from one to ten on Baby’s first Thanksgiving. Made more special when you introduce the youngest of readers to a variety of colors as they experience setting the table, passing the peas, and a walk after dinner.$9.99ISBN: 9781606997789Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Fantagraphics Books - October 4th, 2014
Sometimes getting together with friends and family for Thanksgiving isn't all that it's cracked up to be, as Snoopy learns when his brother Spike invites him to spend Thanksgiving in the desert, and things don't quite work out as planned. At least it's a change of pace for Snoopy, who spends most Thanksgivings with the ol' supper dish (and one lonely one at the malt shoppe as Joe Cool).