Thank You, Sarah: The Woman Who Saved Thanksgiving
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, Oct 1, 2005 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
We the people of the United States...
Almost Lost Thanksgiving
Yes. That's right!
Way back when "skirts were long and hats were tall" Americans were forgetting Thanksgiving, and nobody seemed to care!
Thankfully, Sarah Hale appeared. More steadfast than Plymouth Rock, this lady editor knew the holiday needed saving. But would her recipe for rescue ever convince Congress and the presidents?
Join acclaimed author Laurie Halse Anderson on a journey of a woman and a pen that spanned four decades, the Civil War, and five presidents, all so you could have your turkey and eat it too!
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - engpunk77 - LibraryThing
Delightful summary of Sarah Hale's determination in her quest to make Thanksgiving a national holiday, giving props to Abe Lincoln for being the only president to listen. I hear it was a success as a ... Read full review
Review: Thank You, Sarah: The Woman Who Saved ThanksgivingUser Review - Megan Lundberg - Goodreads
An awesome book! Very funny, very witty...this is a fantastic book! Read full review