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Thankful

Written by Eileen Spinelli and illustrated by Archie Preston
Published by Zonderkidz
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Target Age
20
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The gardener’s thankful for every green sprout.

The fireman, for putting the fire out.

The artist is thankful for color and light.

The clown for her costume silly and bright.

Thankful, written by beloved children’s author Eileen Spinelli and illustrated by Archie Preston, combines charming rhymes and whimsical illustrations to convey the importance of being thankful for everyday blessings. Like the gardener thankful for every green sprout, and the firefighter, for putting the fire out, children are encouraged to be thankful for the many blessings they find in their lives. Spinelli exhibits her endearing gift for storytelling with this engaging poem, reminding children how blessed and special they are. Meant to be read aloud, this heartwarming board book will be a treasured keepsake for parents and children alike.

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Who Wrote Thankful

author
Eileen Spinelli

Eileen fell in love with words and decided to become a writer as a young child at Sellers Memorial Library. She is the author of many children's books, along with being a mother and a grandmother, and currently lives with her husband, Jerry Spinelli, who is also an author in Pennsylvania. When she is not writing books (which she does longhand, and then on an electric typewriter), she enjoys drinking tea, picking herbs, trying on hats and star-gazing with her husband.

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
0310761409
ISBN 13:
9780310761402
Publication Date:
August 1, 2017