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Over the River

Over the River

by Lydia Maria Child Illustrated by Derek Anderson

Over the river Mama, Papa, and Baby Turkey embark for their vegetarian Thanksgiving feast. But when a hungry boy and his dog start sniffing around, the turkeys have got to think fast before they become their main course!

Acclaimed artist Derek Anderson's glorious autumn artwork adds heaps of holiday humor to Lydia Maria Child's classic Thanksgiving song. And readers of all ages will be wondering who's going to gobble up whom until the dessert finale.

3, 6, 4, 5
Interest Level
Grades PreK - 1
Grade Level Equivalent
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading
Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing
Number of Pages
Comedy and Humor

About the Author and Illustrator

Lydia Maria Child Lydia Maria Child is the writer of the song "Over the River and Through the Woods."
Derek Anderson Derek Anderson was born and raised in Iowa. He is the award-winning illustrator of the bestselling "Little Quack" books by Lauren Thompson and "Hot Rod Hamster" by Cynthia Lord. He lives in Minneapolis, MN.

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