Sarah Gives Thanks: How Thanksgiving Became a National Holiday

Sarah Gives Thanks: How Thanksgiving Became a National Holiday

by Mike Allegra

Hardcover(Library Binding)



During the nineteenth century, Sarah Josepha Hale dedicated her life to making Thanksgiving a national holiday, all while raising a family and becoming a groundbreaking writer and women's magazine editor. Sarah Hale's inspiring story, accompanied by luscious watercolor illustrations, tells the tale of one woman who wouldn't take no for an answer.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781489623683
Publisher: Av2 by Weigl
Publication date: 08/28/2014
Series: Av2 Fiction Readalong 2015
Product dimensions: 8.19(w) x 10.32(h) x 0.28(d)
Age Range: 6 - 9 Years

About the Author

Mike Allegra is a journalist, playwright, and magazine editor. He lives in New Jersey with his wife and son. On Thanksgiving, he always asks for the drumstick.

David C. Gardner is the illustrator of many books for children, including The Harvey Milk Story and Jamestown: A Ship's Boy. He has a degree in film from Northwestern University and has trained at the American Academy of Art in Chicago. He lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

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