The Very First Thanksgiving Day

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The Very First Thanksgiving Day

By Rhonda Gowler Greene; Susan Gaber (Illustrator)

Atheneum Books, Hardcover, 9780689833014, 32pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2002

From the same team that brought you "The Day Jesus Was Born" comes a charming story that introduces the Thanksgiving holiday to young readers.
"This is the food, gathered and blessed,
the corn and sweet berries, and wild turkey dressed,
shared on the very first Thanksgiving Day."
Join author Rhonda Gowler Greene and illustrator Susan Gaber on a journey back to the very first Thanksgiving Day, when two societies came together to feast and honor the earth's bounty in peace.