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The tales of Uncle Remus : the adventures of Brer Rabbit

Author: Julius Lester; Jerry Pinkney
Publisher: New York : Puffin Books, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A retelling of the Afro-American tales about the adventures and misadventures of Brer Rabbit and his friends and enemies.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Julius Lester; Jerry Pinkney
ISBN: 0141303476 9780141303475
OCLC Number: 40745730
Description: 143 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Contents: How the animals came to Earth --
How Brer Fox and Brer Dog became enemies --
"Hold 'im down, Brer Fox" --
Brer Rabbit comes to dinner --
Brer Rabbit and the Tar Baby --
Brer Rabbit gets even --
Brer Rabbit and Sister Cow --
Brer Turtle, Brer Rabbit, and Brer Fox --
Brer Wolf tries to catch Brer Rabbit --
Brer Rabbit finally gets beaten --
Mr. Jack Sparrow meets his end --
Brer Rabbit gets caught one more time --
The death of Brer Wolf --
Brer Fox and Brer Rabbit go hunting --
Brer Rabbit tricks Brer Fox again --
Brer Rabbit eats the butter --
Brer Rabbit saves his meat --
Brer Rabbit's children --
The death of Brer Fox --
Brer Rabbit and Brer Lion --
Brer Rabbit takes care of Brer Tiger --
Brer Lion meets the creature --
The talking house --
Brer Rabbit gets beaten again --
Brer Rabbit tricks Brer Bear --
The end of Brer Bear --
Brer Fox gets tricked again --
Brer Rabbit and the little girl --
Brer Rabbit goes back to Mr. Man's garden --
Brer Possum hears the singing --
Brer Rabbit's riddle --
The moon in the pond --
Why Brer Bear has no tail --
Wiley Wolf and Riley Rabbit --
Brer Rabbit gets the money --
The cradle didn't rock --
Brer Rabbit to the rescue --
The noise in the woods --
Brer Rabbit gets the meat again --
Brer Rabbit gets in more trouble --
Brer Rabbit tells on Brer wolf --
Brer Rabbit and the mosquitoes --
How Brer Rabbit became a scary monster --
Brer Fox, Brer Rabbit, and King Deer's daughter --
Brer Rabbit breaks up the party --
Brer Rabbit outwits Mr. Man --
Brer Wolf, Brer Fox, and the little rabbits --
Brer Rabbit's luck.
Responsibility: as told by Julius Lester ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney.

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A retelling of the Afro-American tales about the adventures and misadventures of Brer Rabbit and his friends and enemies.

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