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Thursday, August 23, 2007

Books About Thanksgiving

How to Tell the Difference (analyzing books about Native Americans for bias)

To use when presenting multiple perspectives and doing critical analysis.

Giving Thanks: The 1621 Harvest Feast by Kate Waters and Russ Kendall

How Many Days to America? A Thanksgiving Story by Eve Bunting (Author), Beth Peck (Illustrator)

The Very First Americans (All Aboard Books) by Cara Ashrose (Author), Bryna Waldman (Illustrator)

Thanksgiving Is for Giving Thanks! (Reading Railroad) by Margaret Sutherland (Author), Sonja Lamut (Author)

The First Thanksgiving (Step-Into-Reading, Step 3) by Linda Hayward (Author), James Watling (Illustrator)

Squanto's Journey: The Story of the First Thanksgiving by Joseph Bruchac (Author), Greg Shed (Illustrator)

The First Thanksgiving (Picture Puffin Books) by Jean Craighead George (Author), Thomas Locker (Illustrator)

The Pilgrims' First Thanksgiving by Ann Mcgovern (Author), Elroy Freem (Illustrator)

Giving Thanks: A Native American Good Morning Message (Reading Rainbow Book) by Chief Jake Swamp (Author), Erwin Printup (Illustrator), Jr. (Illustrator)

1621: A New Look at Thanksgiving (National Geographic) by Catherine O'Neill Grace

The First Thanksgiving by Joan Anderson (Author), George Ancona (Illustrator)

Squanto and the First Thanksgiving (On My Own Holidays) by Joyce K. Kessel (Author), Lisa Donze (Illustrator)

Nickommoh!: A Thanksgiving Celebration by Jackie French Koller and Marcia Sewall

Squanto and the First Thanksgiving: The Legendary American Tale (Rabbit Ears' Holiday Classics) by Mr. Eric Metaxas (Author) 
Strawberry Thanksgiving by  Paula Jennings (Modern Curriculum Press. Cleveland, OH, 1992)

 The Circle of Thanks: Native American Poems and Songs of Thanksgiving by Joseph Bruchac (Author), Murv Jacob (Author) 

The First Strawberries (Picture Puffins) by Joseph Bruchac and Anna Vojtech

The First Thanksgiving: What the Real Story Tells Us by Robert Tracy McKenzie