Good Cheer Stories Every Child Should Know cover

Good Cheer Stories Every Child Should Know

Asa Don Dickinson (1876-1960)

1. The Kingdom of the Greedy. (By P. J. Stahl)
2. Thankful. (By Mary E. Wilkins Freeman)
3. Beetle Ring's Thanksgiving Mascot. (By Sheldon C. Stoddard)
4. Mistress Esteem Elliott's Molasses Cake. (By Kate Upson Clark)
5. The First Thanksgiving. (By Albert F. Blaisdell and Francis K. Ball)
6. †Thanksgiving at Todd's Asylum. (By Winthrop Packard)
7. How We Kept Thanksgiving at Oldtown. (By Harriet Beecher Stowe)
8. Wishbone Valley. (By R. K. Munkittrick)
9. Patem's Salmagundi. (By E. S. Brooks)
10. Miss November's Dinner Party. (By Agnes Carr)
11. *The Visit. (By Maud Lindsay)
12. The Story of Ruth and Naomi. Adapted from the Bible
13. Bert's Thanksgiving. (By J. T. Trowbridge)
14. A Thanksgiving Story. (By Miss L. B. Pingree)
15. †John Inglefield's Thanksgiving. (By Nathaniel Hawthorne)
16. How Obadiah Brought About a Thanksgiving. (By Emily Hewitt Leland)
17. The White Turkey's Wing. (By Sophie Swet)
18. The Thanksgiving Goose. (By Fannie Wilder Brown)
19. †An English Dinner of Thanksgiving. (By George Eliot)
20. A Novel Postman. (By Alice Wheildon)
21. †Ezra's Thanksgivin' Out West. (By Eugene Field)
22. Chip's Thanksgiving. (By Annie Hamilton Donnell)
23. †The Master of the Harvest. (By Mrs. Alfred Gatty)
24. A Thanksgiving Dinner. (By Edna Payson Brett)
25. Two Old Boys. (By Pauline Shackleford Colyar)
26. A Thanksgiving Dinner That Flew Away. (By Hezekiah Butterworth)
27. †Mon-daw-min. (By H. R. Schoolcraft)
28. A Mystery in the Kitchen. (By Olive Thorne Miller)
29. Who Ate the Dolly's Dinner? (By Isabel Gordon Curtis)
30. †An Old-fashioned Thanksgiving. (By Rose Terry Cooke)
31. 1800 and Froze to Death. (By C. A. Stephens)

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This charming book has many stories that deal mostly with the holiday of Thanksgiving, perfectly suited for family listening and reading. and gathers in one volume tales of tasty turkeys, festive parties, generous gestures, and holiday cheer. The stories featured include works by such writers as Harriet Beecher Stowe, George Eliot, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and others. So if you want to listen to some great stories that bring out gratitude for life and a thanksgiving attitude, here are a bunch of the best.