Tales Of Turtle River

Author: Sherry Williams
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595360491
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Tales of Turtle River is a collection of stories about the adventures and misadventures of a boy named Fritz in a 1920's seaside town inspired by Jupiter, Florida-a place many have called paradise.

Creativity And Writing

Author: Teresa Grainger
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134332823
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In essence, the tale tells of Little River Turtle's adventures when, forgetting his
mother's advice, he follows a beautiful butterfly into the desert. There, sobbing
and alone, he encounters Coyote who desires to learn to sing like Little River
Turtle. He cannot teach Coyote to sing however, because as he explains, he is
not singing, but crying. Eventually the brave little turtle is returned to the river and
Coyote slinks off, practicing his 'song' and howling at the moon from that day to

Eyes Of The Owl

Author: Sherry Williams
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 1491796731
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... I began writing about the experiences I had with Caleb. I had started a letter to
Mom. I didn't know if she and I would have a relationship in the future, but after
what I'd experienced in the past few weeks, I believed that anything was possible.
Author of the middle grade novella Tales of Turtle River,

Tales From The 7 000 Isles

Author: Dianne de Las Casas
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598846981
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Filipino Folk Stories Dianne de Las Casas, Zarah C. Gagatiga ... He said to Turtle
, “Since I am the stronger of the two of us, I shall take the top half of the tree,
which is much heavier.” Turtle agreed and took the bottom ... into the river. Turtle
hit the water with a splash. Monkey thought that he was rid of Turtle once and for
all. But instead, Turtle surfaced and swam up and down the river. Turtle laughed,
“Ha! 10 Part 1: Animal Stories Monkey and Turtle's Bananas (Pampanga, Central

Indian Tales Of North America

Author: Tristam P. Coffin
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292735065
Size: 61.30 MB
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Then Turtle began to feign terror and wail, "Oh, don't do that, that's what I am
afraid of." --- "Oh, then that's what we shall do with you!" cried the enemy. So they
grabbed him by the tail and legs and dragged him, kicking and struggling, down
to the river, where they threw him in. This was what he wanted. There were two
young girls undergoing their puberty-fast together in a little lodge out in the
woods. That night Snapping Turtle crawled out of the water and went there. He
peeped into ...

More Trails More Tales

Author: Bob Henderson
Publisher: Dundurn
ISBN: 1459721810
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Forthcoming field work includes time on Lake Superior for a Pukaswka South
map and the White Otter Lake–Turtle River region of northwestern Ontario. “Ahhh
, what a country,” they would say. Pause to consider all the places mentioned
here. There are stories aplenty when you seek the details on the landscape as
they do. The nooks and crannies of a landscape must be mapped. Christine was
aglow telling me about bison encounters in Elk Island Provincial Park, Alberta.

Tales Of A River Rat

Author: Kenny Salwey
Publisher: Fulcrum Publishing
ISBN: 1938486765
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Mike crawled inside the Grandmother Tree to lie down, wet and soggy, just as I
had been some twentyodd years before, to be comforted and quieted in her
bosom. A short time later we made our way back to Big Lake Shack, where I
presented Mike with a wellworn snappingturtle shell. I pointed out the thirteen
parts to its shell, and he asked me how this came to be. I explained that it
involved a legend about a snapping turtle hitching a ride to the south with a pair
of Canada geese.

A Compendium Of Tuleyome Tales Volume 2

Author: Compiled by Mary K. Hanson for Tuleyome
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 132920364X
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Turtles, river otter, bald eagle, osprey, green heron, blue heron, garter snake,
deer ... all, check. Later, as we drag the boats up to the car, I reflect on the human
infrastructure that was required to allow me to enjoy this wilderness. Cars, gas,
rubbers, plastics, and a sinuous serpentine asphalt ribbon. It's paradoxical, and
uniquely human. The artificial gets me closer to the natural. It's a paradox, but
also a balance. Preserving wild areas provides that balance. How the California
Delta ...

Mississippi River Country Tales

Author: Fraiser, Jim
Publisher: Pelican Publishing
ISBN: 9781455608911
Size: 32.34 MB
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and extra lightning"; "I can outswim, outsw'ar, outjump, outdrink, and keep
soberer than any man at Catfish Bend"; "I'm a child of the snapping turtle"; and "I
was raised with the alligators and weaned on panther's milk!" As history records,
the challenge implicit in this gasconade often proved too inviting to resist. Suffice
it to say, with all these bad apples in one basket, albeit a large one like the
Mississippi, trouble brewed around every bend. And while Mike Fink was
generally regarded ...

Central African Folk Tales

Author: Thomas G. Schaefer, Ph.D.
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1499082223
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NE AFTERNOON, A pig decided to visit his cousin the turtle who lived just across
the river. He got into his pirogue and paddled to the other side. There he spent a
long and enjoyable visit with his cousin. The day he left, the pig said: “My dear
cousin, please lend me your shell because I have no container to carry my water
from the river.” The turtle, a very kind animal, granted the pig's request. After a few
months, the turtle felt like visiting his cousin the pig. Upon his arrival, he was ...