Foodie Stories: Louisa May Alcott, An Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving
An Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving
Nathaniel Hawthorne

Foodie Stories

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

You may also enjoy Christmas Stories, 50 Great Feel-Good Stories and Short Short Stories. For great read-alouds with children, visit Feel-Good Children's Stories and Children's Poems


Thanksgiving Short Stories


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

Foodie Stories for Children: The Gingerbread Man
The Gingerbread Man

Foodie Stories for Kids



Foodie Stories: Bret Harte, Melons
Melons

Foodie Stories for Students & Adults



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


Do you have a favorite foodie story that's in the public domain? Email your suggestions to amlit.editor@gmail.com

Ready for more great stories? Enjoy our collections of 100 Great Short Stories
Children love rhymes; try our whimsical collection of Children's Poems

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