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Lies and Other Tall Tales by Zora Neale Hurston
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Aug 30, 2011

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bookshelves: folklore, trade-books

This is a collection of tall tales, such as "I saw the wind blow so hard, a man's nose blew off!" There are a couple of pages that I would not read to the class because they include words like "hell" and "jackass." However, the book has great examples of tall tales and also contains dialect.
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