This First Thanksgiving Day: A Counting Story (Paperback)

A Counting Story

By Laura Krauss Melmed, Mark Buehner (Illustrator)

HarperCollins Publishers, 9780060541842, 22pp.

Publication Date: September 2, 2003

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Description

Countdown to Thanksgiving

This rollicking counting story celebrates the very first Thanksgiving Day with vibrant illustrations and lively verse. Follow the Pilgrim and Wampanoag friends as they prepare for a great feast, and along the way look for the bold turkey on every page -- and for the very sharp of eye, there are all sorts of surprises hidden in the art



Praise For This First Thanksgiving Day: A Counting Story

“A refreshing look at an American tradition that reinforces the spirit of the holiday.”
-Kirkus Review

“Gaggles of round-faced children, some in Pilgrim outfits and others in deerskins, fill this rhymed counting tale.”
-ALA Booklist

“Lots of smiles and counting practice result in a super read-aloud.”
-School Library Journal

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