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Thankful #2020

Thankful Thankful by bestselling and award winning children s author Eileen Spinelli combines charming rhymes and whimsical illustrations to convey the importance of being thankful for everyday blessings Lik

  • Title: Thankful
  • Author: Eileen Spinelli Archie Preston
  • ISBN: 9780310000884
  • Page: 296
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Thankful By Eileen Spinelli Archie Preston, Thankful, by bestselling and award winning children s author Eileen Spinelli, 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 fireman, for putting the fire out, readers are encouraged to be thankful for the many blessings they find in their livThankful, by bestselling and award winning children s author Eileen Spinelli, 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 fireman, for putting the fire out, readers are encouraged to be thankful for the many blessings they find in their lives Spinelli exhibits her endearing storytelling with this engaging poem, reminding children how blessed and special they are Meant to be read aloud, this heartwarming picture book will be a treasured keepsake for parents and children alike.

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    1. This is a sweet book about not taking anything for granted, with lovely, simple illustrations by Archie Preston.

    2. It behooves parents to instill in their children at a very young age the grace of being thankful Not just thankful for their food by saying a blessing, or grace, at mealtime but by being thankful for the enormous blessings as well as the seemingly trite or mundane Eileen Spinelli has with limited rhyming text taken the child through their world and shown how to be thankful The poet is thankful for words that rhyme.The children for morning story time.The artist is thankful for color and light.The [...]

    3. I had read an enjoyed another book by this author titled, Nora s Ark, which made me want to read another book by them This book is illustrated by Archie Preston who captures readers attention and brings the story to life in a unique way.This book is fun to read with little ones as they enjoy the illustrations and message inside The author talks about all that we have to be thankful for The pictures show two children role playing different professions as they look at each and see what they might [...]

    4. SUMMARY A brother and sister act out different professions and the things each one is thankful for The story is told in rhymeLUSTRATIONS There is a lot of action in the illustrations The children look like they are having a great time making you want to join in the funMMARY I love this book for many reasons First off, it gives a positive message of being thankful in even the smallest things such as a waitress being thankful for comfortable shoes and children being thankful for morning story time [...]

    5. I saw this on a prepub list somewhere and added it to my own to read list the cover just looked so charming and sweet This is illustrator Archie Preston s first book, and he does a great job of matching his pictures to rhymes, rhythms, and repeating themes throughout His subtle colors and shading are also quite impressive It s a beautiful book and a noteworthy collaboration between Mr Preston and children s author Eileen Spinelli.

    6. This is well written, very simple, easy for all to understand just be grateful for all things around you Some of my favorite lines are The gardener s thankful for every green sprout.The crafter is thankful for glitter and glue.The pastor is thankful for God s loving word.It s wonderful.

    7. I love that Spinelli focuses on small, every day things that people are thankful for Archie Preston s illustrations are light and playful a fantastic fit for the story Full disclosure This book is published by Zonderkidz, an imprint of Zondervan, so there is one page that readers The pastor is thankful for God s loving world.

    8. Rhyming text presents many small things to be thankful for Humor is worked into the ink and watercolor artwork that reminds me of Quentin Blake in the best way.Nice title for sharing during Thanksgiving season or everyday PreK 2.

    9. I loved the illustrations in this book, without the illustrations the book would be very confusing This book is about being thankful for what you have I love this because we take so much for granted and a lot of the time we forget to be thankful for what we do have because there are people in this world without a roof over their head or no food on the table After reading this book, children will hopefully be thankful for what they have been blessed with.

    10. With sweet, childlike illustrations and simple rhyming text, this beautiful picture book celebrates all of the everyday blessings around us While this seems like an obvious book to share with young readers during the holiday season, I really think this is a terrific book to have on the shelf to revisit year round.

    11. What are people with different careers thankful for This book answers the question as a brother and sister explore different jobs a doctor, chef, artist, clown, beekeeper, etc and are thankful for different gifts The illustrations remind me of those of Quentin Blake A gift for my daughter s first Thanksgiving.

    12. It can really be read at anytime of year as it identifies things for which various people can be thankful for The waitress is thankful for comfortable shoes The local reporter, for interesting news It even mentions what a pastor is thankful for and the ending is really sweet.I love the whimsical illustrations Ages 4 8 thanksgivingLike my reviews I also have hundreds of detailed reports that I offer too These reports give a complete break down of everything in the book, so you ll know just how cl [...]

    13. This would be a great book to read during Thanksgiving It is very short and to the point Also, it has a catchy rhyme that holds the readers attention I would love to read this book to my students because it would be great to use for an activity or discussion I think it is important to express our thanks, and this book would lead into a great lesson over Thanksgiving.

    14. This was another book that I would use in my classroom as well as have in my classroom library The storyline is very simple, following a little girl and her family through a list of everything the girl is thankful for It would be great in any classroom especially around Thanksgiving or any time that a little bit gratefulness was needed in the classroom Even though the storyline is simple it is very well done and the illustrations are beautiful.

    15. Everyday BlessingsJust this morning I penned gift number 4,013 into my gratitude journal where, for four years, I have been recording everyday blessings candle light before dawn everyone home for dinner first apple pie from our very own tree Eileen Spinelli has created a rhyming picture book that will set readers onto the path of remembering all the reasons we have to be Thankful With Archie Preston s water color images of a family playing dress up, enjoying the outdoors, and doing life together [...]

    16. I really like this book It is described as whimsical and that is exactly right The whole book is written like a rhyme, which I find very enjoyable when reading to children As I was reading it, my granddaughter immediately came to mind and how she pretends play Just as a child s imagination jumps from here to there, this book encourages that same imagination From a waitress being thankful for comfortable shoes to a local reporter for interesting news then to the chef is thankful for plates licked [...]

    17. About the Book Thankful, by bestselling and award winning children s author Eileen Spinelli, 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 fireman, for putting the fire out, readers are encouraged to be thankful for the many blessings they find in their lives Spinelli exhibits her endearing storytelling with this engaging poem, reminding children how blessed and spe [...]

    18. One of the Thanksgiving traditions that we have in our family is to go around the table and express what we are thankful for before partaking in the meal I ve always delighted in the quirky and unconventional things that my children and now my grandchildren come up with But doesn t that capture the true essence of thankfulness It s easy to be thankful for the big major things like food and shelter but it s just as important to be thankful for the everyday ordinary things as well As you read thro [...]

    19. Children s Book Review Thankful by Eileen Spinelli, illustrated by Archie PrestonBestselling author, Eileen Spinelli, exemplifies what it means to be thankful Throughout her delightful rhyming book, the waitress, the fireman, the dancer, the poet and many other folks give thanks for what they do Archie Preston s charming illustrations make this a perfect read aloud to young children and a great reminder to adults on how much we have to be grateful for.As a children s librarian, I read many of Sp [...]

    20. Thankful written by Eileen Spinelli is the perfect book to read to your little ones on Thanksgiving, or really any day of the year With its charming rhymes and whimsical illustrations, this book shows what many characters are thankful for The Gardener is thankful for every green sprout, the fireman for putting fires out, and the Doctor for when patients get wellPlus many people who are thankful for their everyday lives Thankful teaches children to remember to be thankful for everything in their [...]

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