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Porch lies tales of slicksters, tricksters, and other wily characters

by McKissack, Pat, 1944-2017.

Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook 2007 2007
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A story anthology from award-winning author Patricia C. McKissack, who has been credited with changing the face of children's literature with her rich writing that celebrates the expressions of African Americans. Grab a glass of lemonade, head to the porch, and listen to these great stories. Meet a trickster who spins an enormous whopper at the State Liar's contest. Watch a little old lady slickster outsmart Frank and Jesse James. And come face to face with a man some folks believe may have died up to twenty-seven different times!
When Pete Bruce came to town
The devil's guitar
Aunt Gran and the outlaws
By the weight of a feather
A grave situation
The best lie ever told
The earth bone and the King of the Ghosts
Cake Norris lives on.

Additional Information
Subjects African Americans Juvenile fiction
African Americans Fiction
Juvenile Literature
Juvenile Fiction
Short stories.
Publisher New York :Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group2007
Contributors D'Pella, Pamella.
OverDrive, Inc.
Participants/Performers Read by Pamella D'Pella.
Audience Grade range: Grade 3 - Grade 6.
Language English
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Format: OverDrive WMA Audiobook
Requires OverDrive Media Console 1.0 / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
Description 1 audio file : digital
ISBN 9780739361689
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