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Over the River a Turkey's Tale (edition 2005)

by Derek Anderson

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Title:Over the River a Turkey's Tale
Authors:Derek Anderson
Info:Scholastic (2005), Paperback, 20 pages
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book is the words to "Over the River" depicts the story of turkeys going to their grandmothers house and encountering different characters along the way.
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  TUCC | Aug 15, 2016 |
This one illustrates Child's poem with a story about a turkey family going to their turkey relative's house for dinner, getting chased by a hunting dog and a hunter, and finally arriving at their destination and eating a Thanksgiving feast (it looks like the turkeys eat fruits and vegetables for those worried about cognitive dissonance!).

The illustrations are nice, large, full of movement, have lots of interesting perspectives. It's cute. ( )
  allawishus | Dec 17, 2009 |
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0689876351, Hardcover)

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 the 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 gobbles up whom until the dessert finale.

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Presents the words to the popular Thanksgiving song, with illustrations of a turkey family going to Grandma and Grandpa Turkey's house, pursued by a boy with a toy gun and a dog who are hunting for Thanksgiving dinner.

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