Thanksgiving is an important autumnal holiday about giving thanks, counting our blessings, and spending time with family and friends.
Listed below are some festive and enjoyable children’s literature that celebrate the autumnal season and Thanksgiving, as well as, are Christian themed. Many of these enjoyable and festive children’s board and picture books are full of important Thanksgiving and religious themes, such as thankfulness, the importance of sharing, and appreciating family and friends.
These entertaining and festive Thanksgiving and autumnal themed religious children’s picture and board books are appropriate for young children of all ages, from preschoolers to older elementary-aged children.
List of Festive Religious Autumnal and Thanksgiving Children’s Picture Books
Listed below are some festive and fun religious children’s picture and board books ideal for the autumn season.
• My Happy Pumpkin: God’s Love Shinning Through Me, written by Crystal Bowman, illustrated by Claudine Gevry
• My Thanksgiving Prayer, written by Crystal Bowman, illustrated by Claudine Gevry The Pumpkin Patch Parable: Special Edition, written by Liz Curtis Higgs, illustrated by Nancy Munger
• The Pumpkin Gospel: A Story of a New Start with God, by Matt Whitlock
• Let’s Celebrate God’s Love on Thanksgiving, written by Lise Caldwell, illustrated by Priscilla Burris
• Saving Grace: A Prayer for Thanksgiving, written by Virginia Kroll, illustrated by Tim Ladwig
• Give Thanks to the Lord, written by Karma Wilson, illustrated by Amy June Bates
• What is Thanksgiving?, written by Michelle Medlock Adams, illustrated by Amy Wummer
• Thanks for Thanksgiving, written by Julie Markes, illustrated by Doris Barrette
• P is for Pumpkin: God’s Harvest Alphabet, written by Kathy Jo-Wargin, illustrated YaWen Ariel Pang
• Thanksgiving is for Giving Thanks, written by Margerat Sutherland, illustrated by Sonja Lamut
• Thank You for Thanksgiving, written by Dandi Daley Mackall, illustrated by John Walker
Ideas for Using Thanksgiving and Fall Themed Christian Kids Picture Books
There are a variety of ways to use these festive and fun children’s religious literature. These Thanksgiving and autumn themed religious children’s picture books and board books are a festive addition to any church library, Sunday school classroom, or church nursery. They also can be used in conjunction with any Sunday school lesson or at home children’s bible study. They also make for a festive and fun autumnal story time with the family. These fun Christian fall and Thanksgiving picture books for kids also can be used as a fun family fall activity. These enjoyable and festive autumnal and Thanksgiving themed religious children’s picture books also make for a great holiday gift to a special child in your life.