Thankful

Author(s): Eileen Spinelli

Picture Books

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."Low-key and gentle; a book to be thankful for". - Kirkus Reviews"A must-have for library collections; great for one-on-one reading or for storytimes." - School Library Journal


Product Information

Eileen Spinelli is a poet and picture book author with a talent for lovable stories that tug at the heart. She is the author of more than forty books for children, including Heat Wave, When You Are Happy, I Know It's Autumn, Thanksgiving at the Tappletons', Sophie's Masterpiece, and Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch. Ms. Spinelli lives in Wayne, Pennsylvania.

General Fields

  • : 9780310761402
  • : Zondervan
  • : ZonderKidz
  • : August 2017
  • : 210mm X 210mm X 22mm
  • : United States
  • : December 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Eileen Spinelli
  • : Board book
  • : Archie Preston
  • : en
  • : 813.54
  • : 20