When November arrives my thoughts always turn to one of my
favorite holidays -- Thanksgiving -- and all the memories and experiences
associated with this special time of year.Of course, that must include the Macy's Day Parade.
shares the story of Tony Sarg, the gifted marionette creator responsible for
the remarkable helium filled balloons that are a trademark of this Thanksgiving
tradition.She skillfully paints a
portrait of the man and the evolution of his giant balloon puppets while giving readers an
entertaining peek into this historic American event.