A million fish-- more or less

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Publisher:
Knopf,
Pub. Date:
1992.
Language:
English
Description
"Newbery honor author Patricia C. McKissack's original yarn of the Louisiana bayou is "told with verve and sly wit." ( Publishers Weekly , Starred review) a Hugh Thomas knows that the Bayou Clapateaux is a mighty peculiar place. Why, back in 1903, Papa-Daddy and Elder Abbajon caught a turkey that weighed 500 poundsamore or less. 500 pounds?! Hugh Thomas isn't so sure about that, until he's left alone on the bayou with only his fishing pole for company. Soon he catches three fish, and thenaa million more! But after meeting up with raccoon bandits, thieving crows, and a hungry cat named Chantilly, Hugh Thomas returns home with just enough fish for breakfastaand a fantastic story, of course!"
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ISBN:
9780679880868
9780758731333
9780679906926
Reading Level:
LG
Level 4, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
690L
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Grouping Title million fish more or less
Grouping Author mckissack pat
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-10-16 23:47:26PM
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subject_facet African Americans -- Juvenile fiction, Fishing -- Fiction, Fishing -- Juvenile fiction, Tall tales
title_display A million fish-- more or less
title_full A million fish-- more or less / by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Dena Schutzer
title_short A million fish-- more or less
topic_facet African Americans, Fishing, Tall tales