Thanksgiving Is--

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Holiday House, 2004 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
9 Reviews
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  - 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

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User Review  - Kelley Bennett - Goodreads

This book is a non-fiction account of Thanksgiving in America. It gives a brief history of how Thanksgiving was celebrated in ancient and medieval times. It's definitely for beginners. There is not ... 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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