TALES FROM THE RIVER
33 SHORT STORIES AND VIGNETTES
FROM THE RIVERS, LAKES, BAYOUS,
AND FORESTS OF THE SOUTH
TALES FROM THE RIVER sprang from the author's sunrise walks in Mississippi. Who would have imagined fantastical creatures, perilous adventures, mysterious people, and tales about friendship, love, and life itself were hiding in everyday scenes?
These stories cover the waterfront - from read-alouds for young children, to stories for older children, teens, and the rest of us.
Have you ever met an elf, a troll, or a sproot, right in your own neighborhood? Or even just a talking mouse? In Tales From The River, you will! Discover a magic wishing well . . . meet a special sparrow . . . learn the secret of the Last Leaf . . . and eavesdrop on the CIA. (Part One)
For the bravest readers . . . sneak into an abandoned building (at night!) . . . battle on the high seas . . . ride a fire-breathing dragon . . . survive an alien encounter . . . and dare to enter Dead Man’s Cave. Fight in a foggy, dawn skirmish between Union and Confederate soldiers . . . befriend a mysterious old man and his forest creatures . . . join a SEAL team on a dangerous, highly-classified mission . . . and come face to face with ghosts (not all friendly). (Parts Two and Three)
Experience the vibrancy of the world around us . . . read stories that will make you laugh . . . cry . . . and reflect on the importance of family and friendship, the joy and pain of love, and the wonderment of life and what we make of it. (Part Four)
Rooted in rivers, lakes, bayous, and kudzu forests, with a 300-year old Mississippi town as the backdrop, Tales From The River will captivate readers with characters, emotions, and experiences that transcend place and time.
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