Swamp Angel

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Puffin Books, Jan 1, 2000 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
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Along with other amazing feats, Angelica Longrider, also known as Swamp Angel, wrestles a huge bear, known as Thundering Tarnation, to save the winter supplies of the settlers in Tennessee. Caldecott Honor Book. Reprint.

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

3.5 stars. I loved Paul Bunyan and Pecos Bill as a child. This was an especially neat Tall Tale because the heroine did have to face sexist males. One thing I've wished for ever since I was small was ... Read full review

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User Review  - SalemSmith - LibraryThing

I liked this book because it is a perfect example of teaching hyperbole. I would use this book with 3rd-5th graders. I think they would like the book because it is silly, but it is understandable to ... Read full review


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