Gracias, the Thanksgiving Turkey
Trouble ensues when Papa gets Miguel a turkey to fatten up for Thanksgiving and Miguel develops an attachment to it.
Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Single parent; Kinship care; Multiracial; single father; grandparents raising grandchild; aunt raising nephew; multiracial community
Latinx (Puerto Rican)
American Booksellers Pick of the Lists, Fall, 1996
Children's Catalog, Eighteenth Edition, 2001
Notable Children's Trade Books in the Field of the Social Studies, 1996
turkey; Thanksgiving day; New York; apartment; pet; blessing; church; Christianity; thief
Cowley, Joy, "Gracias, the Thanksgiving Turkey" (1996). Diverse Families. 697.