Thanksgiving Is--

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Holiday House, 2004 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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Thanksgiving is turkey, cranberry sauce, and pumpkin pie. It is parades with giant balloons. It is a holiday for remembering the Pilgrims and the Indians they met. Most of all, it is a time to share with family and friends, and a time to give thanks for many blessings.

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User Review  - Spinea1 - LibraryThing

This book is an informational book about thanksgiving. This author dose a fantastic job describing how thanksgiving evolved. the author also, gives the reader some fun facts and traditions about ... Read full review

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User Review  - Brittany Steadman - Goodreads

I really enjoyed this version of a nonfiction harvest themed book. I found it to be truly unique because it showed more than just the American Thanksgiving, and gave a look into the history of ... Read full review

About the author (2004)

Gail Gibbons was born in 1944 in Oak Park, Illinois. She received a degree in graphic design from the University of Illinois. She got a job doing artwork for television shows in New York City. She was eventually offered a job creating art for a children's show, where some of the children asked her if she had ever considered doing a children's books. Her first book, Willy and His Wheel Wagon, was published in 1975. Since then she has written and illustrated more than 170 non-fiction books for children including Nature's Green Umbrella: Tropical Rain Forests.

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