Avalanche Annie: A Not-so-tall Tale

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Harcourt, 2003 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
3 Reviews
Way up in Michisota,
Annie's famous far and wide,
Because she roped an avalanche
and took it for a ride.

Told with read-aloud gusto by master rhymesmith Lisa Wheeler and illustrated--with tongue firmly in cheek--by Kurt Cyrus, Avalanche Annie is the wildest, woolliest, most awe-inspiring, and goofiest tall tale since Paul Bunyan hitched up Babe the Blue Ox.

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User Review  - ElizaJane - LibraryThing

Reason for Reading: I like legends, myths, tall-tales, etc. and this sounded cute. A short, cute picture book tall tale of a large little girl who lassos and rides an avalanche into town so it doesn't ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jeffrey - Goodreads

a fun tall tale for children. Read full review

About the author (2003)

LISA WHEELER is the author of half a dozen picture books, including Sixteen Cows and One Dark Night. She lives near Detroit, Michigan.KURT CYRUS has illustrated seven previous books for children, three of which he also wrote. He lives in Cottage Grove, Oregon.

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