Newsletter   Secure Checkout   Shopping Cart (0 Items)  
Search:    Welcome Guest! Save up to 30-40% on most items with our awesome everyday discounts!

Thank You For Thanksgiving [Hardcover]

By dandi mackall (Author)
Our Price $ 6.99  
Retail Value $ 9.99  
You Save $ 3.00  (30%)  
Item Number 92324  
Buy New $6.99
Out Of Stock!
Currently Out Of Stock
Currently unavailable...

Item description for Thank You For Thanksgiving by dandi mackall...

As a large family gathers for the big Thanksgiving dinner, a boy wonders what he, as the youngest member, has to be grateful for that other relatives will not have mentioned already by the time it is his turn to add to the opening grace.

Promise Angels is dedicated to bringing you great books at great prices. Whether you read for entertainment, to learn, or for literacy - you will find what you want at!

Item Specifications...

Studio: Concordia Publishing House
Pages   32
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 10.28" Width: 9.32" Height: 0.38"
Weight:   0.81 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   Jul 1, 2008
Publisher   Concordia Publishing House
Grade Level  Multiple Grades  
Age  4-7
ISBN  0758615000  
ISBN13  9780758615008  

Availability  0 units.

More About dandi mackall

Dandi Daley Mackall Dandi Daley Mackall has published nearly 400 books for children and adults, with more than 3 million copies sold. A frequent guest on radio talk shows, Mackall has hosted more than 200 radio phone-in programs and made dozens of appearances on network television. A popular keynote speaker at conferences and Young Author events, Mackall lives in rural Ohio with her husband, three children, and a menagerie of animals.
Illustrator bio:
David Hohn is an award-winning illustrator who graduated with honors from the Maryland Institute College of Art. He has worked as both a staff artist and an art director for a children s software company in Portland, Oregon, a position which culminated in his art direction of an award-winning project for Fisher-Price. Hohn s recent projects include Lisa Tawn Bergren s "God Gave Us Christmas.""

Dandi Daley Mackall currently resides in West Salem, in the state of Ohio.

Dandi Daley Mackall has published or released items in the following series...
  1. American Adventures (Paperback)
  2. Backyard Horses
  3. Dandilion Rhymes
  4. Flipside Stories
  5. I Can Read Books: Level 2
  6. Little Blessings
  7. Picture Books
  8. Seasons
  9. Starlight Animal Rescue
  10. That's Nat!
  11. Winnie the Horse Gentler

Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.

Product Categories

1Books > Subjects > Children > Ages 4-8 > General
2Books > Subjects > Children > People & Places > Holidays & Festivals > Thanksgiving > Fiction
3Books > Subjects > Children > People & Places > Holidays & Festivals > Thanksgiving > Nonfiction
4Books > Subjects > Children > Ages 4-8

Christian Product Categories
Books > General Interest > Seasonal > Thanksgiving

Similar Products

Reviews - What do customers think about Thank You For Thanksgiving?

A colorful, rhyming picturebook designed to remind young people ages four to seven about the importance of thanking the Lord  Dec 14, 2008
Thank You for Thanksgiving is a colorful, rhyming picturebook designed to remind young people ages four to seven about the importance of thanking the Lord for his bounty during the Thanksgiving holiday season. The folksy, colorful art of a family coming together to celebrate and enjoy a bountiful feast perfectly complements the thoughtful, easy-to-read lyrics. "Roger's thankful he can play / Sports like football every day. // That's what I was going to say! / Now what am I thankful for? // What's a kid like me to do? / Talk to God and say what's true. // 'Lord, can I give thanks for You? / And thank You for Thanksgiving!'" An excellent, read-aloud gem of Christian holiday spirit.
Perfect Thanksgiving Book!  Oct 29, 2008
It's so hard to find a contemporary Thanksgiving book that kids will love and parents will enjoy reading, too. This one has it all--fun, pitch-perfect meter and rhyme, and a rich theme. We'll be pulling this book out with Thanksgiving decorations every year.
Helping children to be thankful for what really matters this holiday season.  Oct 21, 2008
Thank You for Thanksgiving gives you an up close view into a day in the life of a family who is anxiously awaiting the arrival of their guests as they prepare for their Thanksgiving celebration. We follow the progression of their day as it moves from food preparation and decorating to the arrival of the long-awaited guests. The story finishes with the family sitting around the table, joined in a prayer of thanksgiving. The main character is last in line and worries whether there will be anything left for him to be thankful for. When his turn arrives, he expresses his thanks for the Lord and thanks Him for Thanksgiving.

There are three things that truly make this book stand out. First, there's the writing. The many clever rhymes make the story a delight to read. Second, there are the illustrations. All of the pictures have vibrant colors and excellent detail. I felt drawn into to each scene, especially by the warm expressions on everybody's faces. Third, there's the message. The message can be summed up in two parts. The first part is a pro-family message of working together towards a common goal and joining together in celebration. The second part is the importance of expressing our thankfulness to God through prayer for His gifts to us, especially for the gift of His son, Jesus Christ. I strongly encourage you to share this book with your family this holiday season. I trust it will be a blessing to your family just as it was to mine.

Dandi Daley Mackall is the author of more than 400 books. She has written on a wide range of topics and has an audience that ranges from the preschooler to the adult. Dandi lives with her husband and three children in West Salem, Ohio. You can learn more about Dandi and her books at [].

John Walker is a graduate of the American Academy of Art. He has done work for well-known clients like McDonalds, National Geographic, United States Postal Service, and others. John lives with his wife, three children, and their curious black lab, Luke, near Chicago. You can learn more about John at [].

A great way to help kids think about thanks  Oct 15, 2008
If you're looking for a picture book to help your child understand the spiritual meaning behind Thanksgiving, Dandi Daley Mackall's "Thank You for Thanksgiving" is a good choice.

Written in Mackall's signature rhyming style, the book's voice is a young boy, enjoying Thanksgiving day. First, he appreciates the smell of pumpkin pie, has fun as he makes turkey place cards, and gets excited as relatives - with food - begin dropping in. Finally, dinner is ready and it's time to pray.

"Gramps goes first,
which means I'm last:
'Thanks for loved one from our past'
Guess I better think real fast...
What am I thankful for?"

Grandma gives thanks for God's love and for sending Jesus to earth, the boy's mom and dad give thanks for their children and family, and cousin Roger thanks God that he can play sports. Still not sure what to pray for, our young protagonist finally says: "Lord, can I give thanks for You? And thank You for Thanksgiving!"

What I Like: The focus on being thankful, while showing a young boy thinking hard about what he's most thankful for, is excellent. As a parent, I hope this encourages my own child to think hard about what she's thankful for. The illustrations by John Walker are realistic, while whimsical, and remind me - just a tad - of some of Normal Rockwell's paintings.

What I Dislike: Sometimes I find Mackall's rhymes a bit on the fluffy side and wish they had more substance, but overall, this book gets its point across well.

Overall Rating: Very Good.

Kristina Seleshanko
Managing Editor
Christian Children's Book Review

Write your own review about Thank You For Thanksgiving

Ask A Question or Provide Feedback regarding Thank You For Thanksgiving

Item Feedback and Product Questions
For immediate assistance call 888.395.0572 during the hours of 10am thru 8pm EST Monday thru Friday and a customer care representative will be happy to help you!

Help us continuously improve our service by reporting your feedback or questions below:

I have a question regarding this product
The information above is incorrect or conflicting
The page has misspellings or incorrect grammar
The page did not load correctly in my browser or created an error.

Email Address:
Anti Spam Question. To combat spammers we require that you answer a simple question.
What color is the sky?
Leave This Blank :
Do Not Change This Text :

Add This Product Widget To Your Website

Looking to add this information to your own website? Then use our Product Widget to allow you to display product information in a frame that is 120 pixels wide by 240 pixels high.

    Copy and paste the following HTML into your website and enjoy!

Order toll-free weekdays 10am thru 10pm EST by phone: 1-888-395-0572 (Lines are closed on holidays & weekends.)
Customer Service | My Account | Track My Orders | Return Policy | Request Free Catalog | Email Newsletter

Gift Certificates
RSS Feeds
About Us
Contact Us
Terms Of Use
Privacy Policy