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Crabbing : a Lowcountry family tradition

Author: Tilda Balsley; Monica Wyrick
Publisher: Columbia, South Carolina : University of South Carolina Press, [2016] ©2016
Series: Young Palmetto Books
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Crabbing is a story about young boys learning from their grandfather about the coastal tradition of catching crabs during an eventful day on a saltwater creek. Tilda Balsley's realistic yet poetic depictions coupled with Monica Wyrick's beautiful watercolor illustrations provide a glimpse into the diversity of life along the backwaters of the lowcountry. Crabbing is an intriguing "how-to" for children and evokes  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tilda Balsley; Monica Wyrick
ISBN: 9781611176407 1611176409
OCLC Number: 950880730
Description: 30 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
Series Title: Young Palmetto Books
Responsibility: Tilda Balsley ; illustrated by Monica Wyrick.

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A story about young boys learning from their grandfather about the coastal tradition of catching crabs during an eventful day on a saltwater creek. Tilda Balsley's realistic yet poetic depictions  Read more...

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"Crabbing makes me long for Hunting Island. If you've ever been crabbing, this book will make you reminiscent. If you haven't, it will make you want to. A wonderful family story."--Melinda Long, Read more...

 
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