Sarah Gives Thanks: How Thanksgiving Became a National Holiday

Author: Allegra, Mike. Illus. by David Gardner. 2012. Unpaged. Publisher: Albert Whitman & Co. Gr.1-3.


Sarah Hale campaigned to make Thanksgiving a National Holiday and worked as the editor of women’s magazines, highlighting articles on history, science, and new schools for women.




Awards Won

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bloomer.jpg The Amelia Bloomer Book List
The Amelia Bloomer Project, a committee of the Feminist Task Force of the Social Responsibilities Round Table, compiles the Amelia Bloomer List, an annual annotated book list (or bibliography) of well-written and well-illustrated books with significant feminist content, intended for young readers (ages birth through 18).
2013 - Selection(s)