This is the ultimate list of Thanksgiving books for kids. We’ve included everything from fun picture books for young readers to activity books and more.
These books are great for reading after a fun game of Thanksgiving bingo or party activities. You can also read them as bedtime stories leading up to Thanksgiving or to teach them about the holiday. They can learn why we celebrate it and the history behind it.
Fun Thanksgiving Activities
- Thanksgiving Printable Activity Pack
- Turkey Crafts for Kids
- Thanksgiving Bingo Printable
- Fun Thanksgiving Games to Play
Thanksgiving Picture Books for Young Readers
These picture books for Thanksgiving are perfect for young readers. Kids will love looking at the images as they follow along with the story.
- I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Pie
- The Berenstain Bears Thanksgiving Blessings
- Gobble Gobble Mr. Wobble
- Run, Turkey, Run!
- A Plump and Perky Turkey
- Turkey Goes to School
- The Great Thanksgiving Escape
- Bad Kitty Does Not Like Thanksgiving
- Taylor the Tooting Turkey
- I Am Thankful
- Turkey’s Thanksgiving Adventure
- Balloons over Broadway
- Thanksgiving Is for Giving Thanks!
- A Little Thanksgiving SPOT
- A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving (Peanuts)
- How to Catch a Turkey
- Thanks for Thanksgiving
- ‘Twas the Night Before Thanksgiving
- Taylor the Thankful Turkey
- Turkey Trouble
- Thanksgiving in the Woods
- Turkey Toots
- Porcupine’s Pie
- Pete the Cat: The First Thanksgiving
- The Roll-Away Pumpkin
- Bear Says Thanks
- Llama Llama Gives Thanks
- Franklin’s Thanksgiving
- Happy Thanksgiving, Biscuit!
- Three Young Pilgrims
Thanksgiving Chapter Books the Kids Will Love
Great for middle school students or elementary, these chapter books are all about Thanksgiving.
- Turkeys We Have Loved and Eaten
- Thanksgiving Thief
- The Cat who Ruined Thanksgiving
- Thanksgiving on Thursday
- Judy Moody and Stink: The Wishbone Wish
- Nate the Great Talks Turkey
The Ultimate List of Thanksgiving Books for Kids
Thanksgiving Activity Books
If you are looking for more of an activity book that the kids will enjoy, these Thanksgiving activity books are perfect. The kids will love completing and solving the puzzles and word games.