Fall and Thanksgiving - Don’t tell Christmas, but Thanksgiving is our favorite holiday at Lion & Dragonfly - the combination of food and family and gratitude never fails to bring us joy. We put together a collection that combines all things fall with parades and pie. A perfect selection for sweater weather.
Peyton Picks the Perfect Pie - Chess pie, Mississippi mud pie, Boston cream pie, oh my! “Picky eater” Peyton is determined to sample an adventurous array of delicious options at a large and loving Thanksgiving celebration. Your children will love this beautifully illustrated and refreshingly modern celebration of food and family!
Balloons Over Broadway -
This joyous book tells the true story of puppeteer extraordinaire Tony Sarg, who created the first helium balloons for the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. It’s a history lesson, inventor's sketchbook, and inspirational story all rolled into one delightful mixed-media masterpiece!
Fall Mixed Up - Your children will delight in this zany rhyming romp through familiar autumnal activities and elements. The text and whimsical watercolor art include mixed-up scenarios of leaves flying upward, geese hibernating, and squirrels flying south. It’s a guaranteed “read it again!” bedtime classic.
The Leaf Thief - Squirrel's wildly dramatic and misguided reaction to the changing season will delight young readers. With vibrant artwork and charming characters, this book is a wonderful exploration of change and the anxiety that change can cause.
The Scarecrow -
This is a gorgeous and poignant story about a scarecrow, a baby crow, and the special connection they share. An essential addition to any picture book collection, this story is an emotionally impactful exploration of love and loneliness.