Foodie Stories: Bret Harte, Melons
Nathaniel Hawthorne

Foodie & Thanksgiving Stories

We pair two things we all love: great food and great literature. These short stories focus on food and comfort. Our menu: Foodie Stories for Students & Adults, Foodie Stories for Kids, Thanksgiving Stories, Drinking Poems, and Foodie Books

You may also enjoy our collection of Favorite Fairy Tales, 50 Feel-Good Stories and Short Short Stories. For great read-alouds with children, visit Feel-Good Children's Stories, Short Stories for Children and Christmas Stories

Foodie Stories for Students & Adults

Foodie Stories for Children: The Gingerbread Man
The Gingerbread Man

Foodie Stories for Kids

Thanksgiving Short Stories

Thanksgiving Stories: Harriet Beecher Stowe, How We Kept Thanksgiving at Oldtown
How We Kept Thanksgiving at Oldtown

Drinking Poems: Lines on Ale
Lines on Ale

Drinking Poems

A Thousand Ways to Please a Husband
A Thousand Ways to Please a Husband

Foodie Books & Wartime Recipes

A Thousand Ways to Please a Husband
No, you cannot live on kisses,
Though honeymoon is sweet,
Harken, brides, a true word this is,--
Even lovers have to eat.
          -- Weaver & LeCron

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