Everyone knows that in 1621 the English Pilgrims and the Native American Wampanoags gathered together for a feast. But do you know what they ate or what games they played? And do you know how George Washington and Abraham Lincoln helped make Thanksgiving into the holiday we know and love today?
From ancient Greece to medieval England to colonial America, people all over the world have celebrated their good fortune at harvest-time. Find out how their traditions have contributed to our modern Thanksgiving. And try your hand at making some delicious pumpkin muffins for your own Thanksgiving table!
For ages 7 to 10.
(From the Non-Fiction Books shelf.)