Thanks for Thanksgiving

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HarperCollins, Aug 17, 2004 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
21 Reviews

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 is most important is being able to share them with family!

Julie Markes reminds kids and adults alike about the little details that make each day enjoyable, while Doris Barrette's beautiful and striking illustrations bring her thoughtful words to life.

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Fabulous illustrations come right out of the page. - Goodreads
The illustrations are wonderful. - Goodreads
This book would be nothing without the illustrations. - Goodreads

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User Review  - SKugle - LibraryThing

This is a great story about children and what they are thankful for in their lives. This story is great to read around thanksgiving time. Children can relate to the things that the children in the ... Read full review

Review: Thanks for Thanksgiving

User Review  - Katie Nobbe - Goodreads

Fabulous illustrations come right out of the page. It details all of the things to be thankful for especially in their young lives. Read full review

About the author (2004)

Julie Markes lives with her husband, Eric Schine, and their two sons, Charlie and Nicholas, in Brooklyn, New York. Her books include Thanks For Thanksgiving; I Can't Talk Yet, But When I Do ...; Good Thing You're Not An Octopus!; Sidewalk 123; and Sidewalk.

Doris Barrette is an award-winning artist who has illustrated more than thirty children's books, including The Christmas Song by Mel Tormé and Robert Wells, Thanks for Thanksgiving by Julie Markes, and The Hockey Card by Jack Siemiatycki and Avi Slodovnick. She lives with her three children in Quebec, Canada.

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