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The last tales of Uncle Remus

Author: Julius Lester; Jerry Pinkney
Publisher: New York : Dial, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Retells the final adventures and misadventures of Brer Rabbit and his friends and enemies.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lester, Julius.
Last tales of Uncle Remus.
New York : Dial, ©1994
(OCoLC)606168642
Online version:
Lester, Julius.
Last tales of Uncle Remus.
New York : Dial, ©1994
(OCoLC)623303268
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Julius Lester; Jerry Pinkney
ISBN: 0803713037 9780803713031 0803713045 9780803713048
OCLC Number: 27897377
Notes: On spine: 4.
Target Audience: Middle School
Description: xvi, 156 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Why the cricket has elbows on his legs --
Why the earth is mostly water --
The origin of the ocean --
Brer Rabbit and Miss Nancy --
The old king and the new king --
Brer Bear comes to the community --
The snake --
A ghost story --
Brer Bear exposes Brer Rabbit --
Brer Rabbit teaches Brer Bear to comb his hair --
Why Brer Possum has no hair on his tail --
Why Brer Possum loves peace --
The baby who loved pumpkins --
Impty-Umpty and the blacksmith --
The angry woman --
Brer Rabbit throws a party --
Why Brer Fox's legs are black --
How the witch was caught --
The man who almost married a witch --
Why dogs are tame --
How Tinktum Tidy recruited an army for the king --
Why guinea fowls are speckled --
Why the guineas stay awake --
Brer Fox and the white grapes --
Why the hawk likes to eat chickens --
The little boy and his dogs --
The man and the wild cattle --
"Cutta Cord-la" --
Why Brer Bull growls and grumbles --
Brer Rabbit, King Polecat, and the gingercakes --
The fool --
How Brer Lion lost his hair --
The man and the boots --
Why the goat has a short tail --
Brer Buzzard and Brer Crow --
The blacksmith and the devil --
Why chickens scratch in the dirt --
Brer Rabbit and Aunt Nancy --
The adventures of Simon and Susanna.
Responsibility: as told by Julius Lester ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney.

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Retells the final adventures and misadventures of Brer Rabbit and his friends and enemies.

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