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A Million Fish...

More or Less

by Pat McKissack

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Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • People & Places - United States - African-American,
  • Fiction,
  • Fishing,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction,
  • Tall tales,
  • Children: Grades 2-3

  • The Physical Object
    FormatSchool & Library Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9449159M
    ISBN 100785784888
    ISBN 109780785784883
    OCLC/WorldCa21562227

    A Million Fish More or Less Patricia C. McKissack, Author, Pat McKissack, Author, Dena Schutzer, Illustrator Dragonfly Books $ (32p) ISBN More By and About This Author. Buy Million Fish More or Less: Patricia C. McKissack: Paperback from BMI Online, see our free shipping offer and bulk order pricing!

    Children's picture books Fiction Juvenile works Picture books Folk tales Dust jackets (Bindings) Juvenile fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: McKissack, Pat, Million fish-- more or less. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, (Singapore) (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience: Document Type: Book: All. Print book: Fiction: Juvenile audience: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: During an outing on the mysterious Bayou Clapateaux, Hugh Thomas catches a million fish.

      A million fish-- more or less by Pat McKissack, , Distributed by Random House edition, in English. Examine the use of exaggeration in narrative writing. Elementary scholars listen to a read aloud of Patricia McKissack's, A Million Fish More or Less, before defining the word exaggeration. They record the use of exaggeration in the book, and then write a narrative story that uses it.


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A Million Fish More or Less. Paperback – May 7, by Patricia McKissack (Author) out of 5 stars 16 ratings. See all formats and editions. Hide other formats and editions.

Price. New from. Used from/5(12). A Million Fish More or Less by Patricia McKissack is the story of Hugh Thomas and his very interesting adventure in the Bayou Clapateaux. He starts in the bayou fishing when Papa-daddy and elder Abbajon float up and tell him this fantastical story of a pound turkey and all the crazy stuff that happened to them to make them loose it/5.

A Million Fish More or Less on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A Million Fish More or LessFormat: Paperback.

About A Million Fish More or Less Newbery honor author Patricia C. McKissack’s original yarn of the Louisiana bayou is “told with verve and sly wit.” (Publishers Weekly, Starred review) Hugh Thomas knows that the Bayou Clapateaux is a mighty peculiar place.

A Million Fish More or Less Patricia C. McKissack, Author, Dena Schutzer, Illustrator Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers $16 (0p) ISBN More By and About This Author. A Million Fish More Or Less. Patricia C. McKissack. Baker & Taylor, CATS, - Fishing stories. 3 Reviews.

What people are saying - Write a if their imaginations are as bright and lively as the illustrations in this book, can come up with some pretty good whoppers to share with the menfolk on a lazy afternoon.

Read full review 4/5(3). The book is a complete look at the history of the fishing industry as it relates to the Alaskan pollack, a fish which has become one of the most eaten fish in the world.

Originally considered a trash fish, the pollack has gone on to be eaten in numerous ways and in dozens of countries and it supports a massive fishery in the waters of s: "If you thought paleontology was all about Jurassic Park, take a look at this eye-opening book.

Shubin takes us back million years, to a time when a strange fish-like creature swam (or crawled) in shallow streams. Come along on this thrilling paleontological journey and learn how living things--including you--got to be what they are.".

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Hugh Thomas, an African-American boy, is fishing in the bayou when two old men row out of Author: Michele Landsberg. A Million Fish More or Less. By Dena Schutzer, Patricia McKissack. Grades. Genre. Fiction In an original yarn of the Louisiana bayou, McKissack honors the tradition of bragging about the one that got away.

but he's skeptical — until he invents a fish story of his own. In an original yarn of the Louisiana bayou, McKissack. Out fishing on the Bayou Clapateaux, young Hugh Thomas listens with delight when Papa-Daddy and Elder Abbajonto happen by to tell him a tall tale concerning a pound turkey, a Spanish conquistador's lantern that's still burning, and ``the longest, meanest cottonmouth I ever did see.'' After they leave, Hugh Thomas catches just three small fish&#;and then imagines an even taller tale to.

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The Fish, Heather MacLeod,Fishing stories, 32 pages. After waiting and waiting, a child catches a fish -- only to take pity on it and throw it back. A Million Fish more or less is a children's picture book by Patricia is about a boy of the bayou, Hugh Thomas, who has a fishing adventure.

Reception. Booklist, in a review of A Million Fish, called it "a joyful story about storytelling" and concluded "Rooted in the words and landscape of Louisiana's Bayou Clapateaux, this celebrates that we all live in "a mighty. A million fish-- more or less. [Pat McKissack; Dena Schutzer] -- A boy learns that the truth is often stretched on the Bayou Clapateaux, and gets the chance to tell his own version of a bayou tale.

A million fish More or Less G Jahnasia's Opinion My opinion is that this book is adventurous, fun, and will make you proud of yourself too. Theme Why does thomas Characters THE CHARACTERS OF THE STORY ARE THOMAS,PAPA-DADY AND ELDER ABBAJON. The theme is never give up and be.

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Out fishing on the Bayou Clapateaux, young Hugh Thomas listens with delight when Papa-Daddy and Elder Abbajonto happen by to tell him a tall tale concerning a pound turkey, a Spanish conquistador's lantern that's still burning, and ""the longest, meanest cottonmouth I ever did see."" After they leave, Hugh Thomas catches just three small fish&#;and then imagines an even taller tale to.

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Hugh Thomas Caught a million fish but only had three at the end. Pappa-Daddy and Elder Abbajon told tall tales about the five hundred pound turkey, and the fire that burned for three hundred years. We liked the book. One person found this helpful/5.Buy a cheap copy of A Million Fish More or Less book by Patricia C.

McKissack. Illus. in full color. In an original yarn of the Louisiana bayou, McKissack honors the tradition of bragging about the one that got away.

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