Annotations for Sarah Gives Thanks : How Thanksgiving Became a National Holiday


Albert Whitman & Co
During the nineteenth century, Sarah Josepha Hale dedicated her life to making Thanksgiving a national holiday, all while raising a family and becoming a groundbreaking writer and women's magazine editor. Sarah Hale's inspiring story, accompanied by luscious watercolor illustrations, tells the tale of one woman who wouldn't take no for an answer.

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Baker & Taylor
A picture book introduction to the life and work of 19th-century women's magazine editor Sarah Josepha Hale describes how she dedicated herself to making Thanksgiving a national holiday while balancing the demands of her family and career, in an inspirational story complemented by lush watercolor illustrations.

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Baker & Taylor
Presents how Sarah Josepha Hale fought to make Thanksgiving a national holiday.

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