by Eileen Spinelli, Archie Preston

On Sale: 2017-08-01

Price: $8.99

Book Summary

This padded board book edition of 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.

About the Book

Celebrate everyday blessings, practice thankfulness, and observe the wonderful acts of service that keep us going each and every day. Eileen Spinelli, bestselling and award-winning children's author, charms with rhymes and whimsy in Thankful, perfect for any young reader and their family.

“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

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.

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.


  • Reminds readers young and old of the many blessings of everyday life
  • Features rhyming text, making reading fun for readers young and old
  • Features whimsical illustrations with soft colors and bold lines, perfect for any season

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780310761402
  • ISBN 10: 0310761409
  • Imprint: Zonderkidz
  • On Sale: 2017-08-01
  • Pages: 20
  • List Price: $8.99
  • Publisher: Zonderkidz
  • Publication Date: 2017-08-01
  • Trim Size: 209.000mm x 209.000mm x 22.000mm
  • Weight: 448.000gr
  • Category 1 : JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Values & Virtues
  • Category 2 : JUVENILE FICTION / General
  • Category 3 : JUVENILE FICTION / Holidays & Celebrations / Thanksgiving
  • Category 4 : JUVENILE FICTION / Religious / Christian / Values & Virtues
  • Category 5 : JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Manners & Etiquette
  • Category 6 : JUVENILE FICTION / Readers / Beginner
  • Category 7 : JUVENILE FICTION / Imagination & Play