Let National Geographic be your trusted guide to the American holiday of Thanksgiving. Learn how the Pilgrims followed a Native American tradition of sitting together and giving thanks for the hard-won bounty of their world.
Through beautiful illustrations, learn about Thanksgiving's historical and cultural aspects.
The "Holidays Around the World" series introduces kids to religious and cultural celebrations the world over. Vivid photos accompany lively descriptions of ceremonies and celebrations worldwide.
Deborah Heiligman is the award-winning author of 19 children's books. She specializes in simplifying complex subjects for young people, particularly in the areas of science and social studies. Other books she's written for National Geographic include High Hopes and Babies.
Learn more about the author at her website www.deborahheiligman.com.