Gus, the Pilgrim Turkey

Gus, the Pilgrim Turkey

By Teresa Bateman; Ellen Joy Sasaki (Illustrator)

Albert Whitman & Company, Hardcover, 9780807512661, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2008

Gus loves being a turkey--that is, until his friends tell him about Thanksgiving. So Gus heads south, the way birds do, to escape being part of someone's dinner. He's surprised to see where he ends up, but most of all he's surprised to find he's a Pilgrim, too. Full color.

About the Author
Teresa Bateman has won both the Storytelling World Award and the Anne Izard Storytellers' Choice Award. Her books include "Traveling Tom and the Leprechaun", which Booklist called "an enjoyable tale, touched with wit and irony." She lives in Tacoma, Washington.