MATT TAVARES: "Over the River and Through the Wood" (Andover)

Matt Tavares’s lavish illustrations illuminate this definitive edition of a beloved seasonal classic.

The horse is ready, the air is bracing, and everyone is bundled into the sleigh. So let the wind blow and the snow start to fall! This family is off to Grandfather’s house for a delicious feast. Matt Tavares, with his keen eye for detail, fresh and surprising perspectives, and all the warmth and coziness of a big holiday dinner, illuminates the original text of Lydia Maria Child’s verse about Thanksgiving Day, which has marked the start of the holiday season for generations of children.

Event date: 
Saturday, October 29, 2011 - 3:00pm
Event address: 
The Andover Bookstore
89 R Main Street
Andover
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Over the River and Through the Wood: The New England Boy's Song about Thanksgiving Day Cover Image
By L. Maria Child, Matt Tavares (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763627904
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - September 27th, 2011

Matt Tavares's lavish illustrations illuminate this definitive edition of a beloved seasonal classic.