Eric Metaxas is the author of the New York Times #1 bestseller, Bonhoeffer; Amazing Grace; Seven Men; and Miracles. His books have been translated into more than 20 languages. ABC News has called Metaxas a “witty ambassador for faith in public life.” He speaks to thousands around the United States and internationally each year. He lives in New York City with his wife and daughter.
Reading this book each year will be a new Thanksgiving tradition for our family.
Metaxes artfully weaves together the true story of Squanto, showing children that God truly can work all things together for the good of those who love Him.
Explained in detail the story of the Native American Squanto and how he helped the pilgrims that first year.
I love how this book really emphasizes how God used Squanto and even redeemed the terrible treatment he received by the spaniards.Published 1 month ago by L. Phillips
Historically accurate and delightful to read. A Thanksgiving classic!Published 2 months ago by Amazon Customer
Wonderful to see an accurate rendering of history, and in such a beautifully written format! Would highly recommend this book!Published 2 months ago by Anonymous
God’s providence is active all the time but there are certain times when it is so remarkable that it leaves us amazed. This is such a story. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Heather Thieneman
Weaved God's providence into the story. Awesome to see how monks in Spain chose to rescue Squanto and how all of that transpired. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Lyra
I am amazed at how many people do not know this history
Squanto was kidnapped to be sold as a slave - not a good thing! Read more
This was a story I don't remember ever hearing about. It would be a great read for young children and their parents.Published 8 months ago by Ted With
What a wonderful book! I can't believe I went my whole life without hearing the Thanksgiving story so well explained. Read morePublished 8 months ago by J. Lorenz
We have to read this every Thanksgiving. Love hearing about the Providence of God in the lives of the early settlers.Published 8 months ago by Jonine Blackshear