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Nov. 22, 2022

The Musical Innertube - Volume 2, Number 81 - Melanie Kirkpatrick

Do you know about Sarah Hale? She's a big reason we celebrate Thanksgiving. And, Plymouth, MA did not necessarily host the first Thanksgiving. Here's Melanie Kirkpatrick to tell us all about Sarah Hale and Thanksgiving.


Do you know about Sarah Hale? She's a big reason we celebrate Thanksgiving. Here's another tidbit: Plymouth, MA did not necessarily host the first Thanksgiving in the New World. Here's Melanie Kirkpatrick to tell us all about Sarah Hale and Thanksgiving.

Order Melanie's books!

 Lady Editor: Sarah Josepha Hale and the Making of the Modern American Woman
https://www.amazon.com/Lady-Editor-Josepha-Making-American/dp/164177178X
https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/lady-editor-melanie-kirkpatrick/1137284560

Thanksgiving: The Holiday at the Heart of the American Experience
https://www.amazon.com/Thanksgiving-Holiday-Heart-American-Experience/dp/1594038937/
https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/thanksgiving-melanie-kirkpatrick/1123362923?ean=9781594038938#productInfoTabs

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Melanie Kirkpatrick

Melanie Kirkpatrick is a writer-journalist based in Connecticut and a senior fellow at the Hudson Institute in Washington, D.C. She contributes reviews and commentary to various publications, including the opinion pages of The Wall Street Journal, for which she worked for 30 years. She is the author of three books: Lady Editor: Sarah Josepha Hale and the Making of the Modern American Woman; Thanksgiving: The Holiday at the Heart of the American Experience (2016) and Escape from North Korea: The Untold Story of Asia’s Underground Railroad (2012). Visit her website at www.MelanieKirkpatrick.com