Not This Turkey: A PJ Library Book Recommendation

PJ Library

Not This Turkey tells the story of a family's first celebration of Thanksgiving.  When Mel's father wins a turkey, Mel's mother invites all their relatives to their Brooklyn tenement for dinner.  

Not This Turkey is a picture book written by Jessica Steinberg and illustrated by Amanda Pike.  32 Pages.  Appropriate for children ages 4 - 8.  The publisher's review of the book is linked above in "View Resources." A reading guide by PJ Library is also available for download there.


Area of Work

  • EC - Early Childhood
  • FE - Family Engagement
  • DS&Y - Day Schools and Yeshivas
  • CL - Congregational Learning
  • AS&B - After School and Beyond

Resource Type

  • Book

Resource Topic

  • Gratitude
  • Holidays


No comments found.