All of Me: A Book of Thanks by Molly Bang
A celebration of how the body’s parts work together, from hands and eyes to lips and heart, allowing one to exist in the wondrous universe.
Before We Eat: From Farm to Table by Pat Brisson
As a family sits down to enjoy a meal, thoughts of those who provide the food, from farmers who plant and tend seeds to store clerks who sell groceries, fill each one with gratitude.
Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Peña
Every Sunday after church, CJ and his grandma ride the bus across town. But today, CJ wonders why they don’t own a car like his friend Colby. Why doesn’t he have an iPod like the boys on the bus? How come they always have to get off in the dirty part of town? Each question is met with an encouraging answer from grandma, who helps him see the beauty — and fun — in their routine and the world around them.
Look and Be Grateful by Tomie DePaola
A boy awakes with the dawn and expresses gratitude for this unique day.
Ten Thank-You Letters by Daniel Kirk
While Pig is trying to finish a thank-you note to his grandmother, his best friend Rabbit repeatedly interrupts to borrow supplies for a series of his own notes, thanking all of the special people in their lives.
You Are My Happy by Hota Kotb
Celebrates the things that make us happy each day… the big things and the small.
Thank You, World by Alice McGinty
Children from eight different countries express their thanks for many special things including the sun that colors the sky, breezes that lift kites, and sparkling stars.
Gracias by Pat Mora
A boy celebrates family, friendship, and fun by telling about some of the everyday things for which he is thankful. Text in Spanish and English.
Thank You, Earth: A Love Letter to Our Planet by April Sayre
Water, air, light. Patterns, curves, shapes, colors. Things that crawl, fly, float, run, bloom, ripen. Think of everything Earth gives us. What are you most thankful for?
We Are Grateful: Otsaliheliga by Traci Sorell
Otsaliheliga is a Cherokee word that is used to express gratitude. Journey through the year with a Cherokee family and their tribal nation as they express thanks for celebrations big and small. A look at modern Native American life as told by a citizen of the Cherokee Nation.
Alphabreaths: The ABCs of Mindful Breathing by Christopher Willard
Learn the basics of mindfulness through playful breathing exercises, including Heart Breath and Wish Breath will help them remember to fill their heart with gratitude and send good wishes to others.
The Thank You Book by Mo Willems
Piggie is determined to thank everyone she knows, but Gerald thinks she will forget someone important.