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Heiligman, Deborah.

Summary: Tells the history behind Thanksgiving and the traditional ways it, and similar harvest festivals, are celebrated all over the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2006

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 394.2649 Heiligman

Fronis, Aly

Summary: These little turkeys have a lot of work to do to prepare for Thanksgiving! One goes to the market, one sweeps the floor, one draws pictures, one knits a sweater, and sets the table. Now they're all ready to wish you a Happy Thanksgiving!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Bee Books Inc. 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Board Books, Call number: JE BOARD FRO

Metaxas, Eric.

Summary: A biography of the Patuxet Indian who, after his capture, escape, and return to his childhood home, helped the Pilgrims establish the colony of Plymouth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rabbit Ears Books 1996

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973.2 Metaxes 1996

Nelson, Robin

Summary: Simple text, photographs, and illustrations introduce the history and traditions of Thanksgiving.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Publications 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE NEL BASKET

Randall, Ronne.

Summary: Retells the story of Thanksgiving, suggests a variety of projects to make, including picture frames, collages, greeting cards, decorations, gifts, and costumes, and includes games and recipes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kingfisher Books 1994

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 745.5941 RAN

Hayward, Linda

Summary: Describes how the first Thanksgiving celebration came to be.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1990

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR Purple Hayward 1990

Hayward, Linda.

Summary: Describes how the first Thanksgiving celebration came to be.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1990

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in KBL Holiday Storage, Call number: E HAY

Holub, Joan.

Contents: What was the first Thanksgiving? -- Puritans -- Sailing to America -- Land! -- A new home -- Making friends -- The first Thanksgiving -- Fun and games -- Trouble -- A Thanksgiving holiday -- Thanksgiving today.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in KBL Holiday Storage, Call number: J 974.4 HOL

Gibbons, Gail.

Summary: Presents information about the first Thanksgiving and the way that holiday is celebrated today.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 1992

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: J 394.26 GIB

Markovics, Pearl

Summary: "Young readers will learn about Thanksgiving" --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bearport Publishing 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 394.2 MAR

Kessel, Joyce K.

Summary: Describes how the Indian Squanto, an English-speaking Christian and former slave, whose village had been wiped out by smallpox, taught the Pilgrims the skills they needed to survive the harsh Massachusetts winter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Carolrhoda Books 1983

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB SQUANTO KES

Nikola-Lisa, W.

Summary: A Thanksgiving counting book depicting the numbers one through ten through scenes of the holiday.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A. Whitman 1991

Copies Available at Kingsley

2 available in KBL Holiday Storage, Call number: E NIK

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Seasonal Juvenile Collection, Call number: JE NIK

Gibbons, Gail.

Summary: An introduction to the history and customs of Thanksgiving.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2005

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 394.2649 GIB

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 394.2649 GIB

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FICTION Gibbons

Sloate, Susan.

Summary: Everyone knows the story of the Pilgrims, but there's more to Thanksgiving than that! This is the tale of one woman's fight for a national holiday and how the president came to pardon a turkey every year.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in KBL Holiday Storage, Call number: E ER SLO

Mackall, Dandi

Summary: Autumn leaves turning color, pumpkins beside doorsteps, and family gathered around the table for Thanksgiving are just some of the wonders celebrated in Fantastic Gifts of Fall

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: B & H Kids 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Mac

Holub, Joan.

Summary: Describes how the Pilgrims at Plymouth shared a three-day feast with their Native American neighbors after their first harvest in 1621, establishing a tradition that would become a national holiday.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 974.4 Holub 2013

Jackson, Garnet.

Summary: n 1621 the Pilgrims share a Thanksgiving feast with their Native American friends and give thanks for all their blessings.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2000

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in KBL Holiday Storage, Call number: E ER JAC

Skarmeas, Nancy J.

Summary: Recounts the story of the first Thanksgiving, including the journey of the Pilgrims on the Mayflower and the assistance offered to them by Squanto and the other Indians.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: CandyCane Press 1999

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in KBL Holiday Storage, Call number: E S

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Board Books, Call number: JE Board Skarmeas 1999

Crane, Carol

Summary: Examines the history and lore of Thanksgiving from A for "across the Atlantic Ocean" to Z for the "zeppelin-like" balloons in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2003

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in KBL Holiday Storage, Call number: E Cra

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 394.2649 CRANE

Barth, Edna.

Summary: Traces the history of this American harvest celebration and the development of its symbols and legends.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books 1975

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 394.2 Barth

Sirett, Dawn

Summary: Introduces the holiday through simple text and such illustrations as a cornucopia, pumpkins, apples, a cooked turkey, and a child's turkey handprint.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE SIR

George, Jean Craighead

Summary: Describes how the colonists aboard the Mayflower founded New Plymouth and celebrated their first harvest with a feast of thanksgiving.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 1993

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 394.26 GEO

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 394.26 GEO

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 394.26 GEO

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in KBL Holiday Storage, Call number: J 394.2683 GEO

Grace, Catherine O'Neill

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic Society 2001

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 394.2 Grace

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 394.26 GRA

Anderson, Laurie Halse.

Summary: Relates how Sarah Hale, a magazine editor and author, persuaded President Lincoln to transform Thanksgiving Day into a national holiday.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2002

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: 394.26 Ander

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