Rivka's First Thanksgiving

Written by
Elsa Okon Rael 
Illustrated by
Maryann Kovalski 
Ages: 5 to 6 Years, 7 to 8 Years
Last Sent to Families: October 2015


It is 1910, and Rivka’s family has recently moved to America from Poland. Many American holidays and traditions are new to them -- including Thanksgiving. Can Jews celebrate this holiday? Rivka helps her bubbe and the rabbi figure it out.