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A carnival of animals —Fleischman, Sid, 1920-2010.
Book
2000
3 available of 5 items

Tall tales about the fantastic adventures of some of the animals that live around Barefoot Mountain.

Library Lil —Williams, Suzanne, 1949-
Book
1997
40 available of 41 items

A formidable librarian makes readers not only out of the once resistant residents of her small town, but out of a tough-talking, television-watching motorcycle gang as well.

Whopper cake —Wilson, Karma.
Book
2007
9 available of 12 items

Grandad bakes Grandma a whopper of a birthday cake. Includes recipe and directions for chocolate cake.

Paul Bunyan : my story —Harrison, David L. (David Lee), 1937-
Book
2008
3 available of 3 items

An introduction to tall tales about the giant lumberjack from the north woods, as told from his own perspective.

The Christmas blizzard —Ketteman, Helen.
Book
1995
23 available of 26 items

A Christmas tall tale describes what happens when a two-week snowstorm has a profound impact on the holiday season, in a whirlwind story that features flying cows and snowflakes as big as dinner plates and fat as turnips...

Cuyahoga : a novel —Beatty, Pete, author.
Book
2020
7 available of 9 items

"Big Son is a spirit of the times--the times being 1837. Behind his broad shoulders, shiny hair, and church-organ laugh, Big Son practically made Ohio City all by himself. The feats of this proto-superhero have earned hi...

What Baby wants —Root, Phyllis.
Book
1998
14 available of 15 items

Various family members try to stop Baby from crying, but only his brother figures out what he wants.

The tale of Urso Brunov : little father of all bears —Jacques, Brian.
Book
2003
12 available of 12 items

Urso Brunov or Little Father, a bear the size of a thumb, saves a group of animals from a misguided baggy-trousered crybaby known as the Lord of all Sands.

Billy Twitters and his blue whale problem —Barnett, Mac.
Book
2009
5 available of 6 items

When Billy Twitters' mother follows through on her threat to buy him a blue whale if he refuses to obey, he finds himself the owner of an enormous pet that he must take with him everywhere, which does not make him popula...

Danny McGee drinks the sea —Stanton, Andy, author.
Book
2017
6 available of 7 items

When Danny's sister doubts his boast that he can drink the entire sea, he not only proves he was right, he swallows everything else in sight.

That's good! that's bad! in the Grand Canyon —Cuyler, Margery.
Book
2001
4 available of 5 items

When a little boy vacations at the Grand Canyon with his grandmother, both good and bad things happen.

The dirty cowboy —Timberlake, Amy.
Book
2003
5 available of 6 items

Telling his faithful dog to make sure nobody touches his clothes but him, a cowboy jumps into a New Mexico river for a bath, not realizing just how much the scrubbing will change his scent.

Ordinary Audrey / by Peter Harris ; illustrated by David Runert. —Harris, Peter, 1933-
Book
2001
4 available of 4 items

Outlaws are headed for town and Deadwood Deb is on vacation, but her twin sister, five-year-old Ordinary Audrey, just might be able to outsmart them.

Scatterbrain Sam —Jackson, Ellen, 1943-
Book
2001
8 available of 9 items

Scatterbrain Sam finds true love while gathering ingredients for the mysterious glue stew that is supposed to make him smarter.

I was born about 10,000 years ago : a tall tale —Kellogg, Steven.
Book
1996
5 available of 5 items

Born about 100 centuries ago, the narrator has seen many things happen since he watched Adam and Eve eat an apple.

Davy Crockett saves the world —Schanzer, Rosalyn.
Book
2001
3 available of 3 items

Davy Crockett stops the evil Halley's Comet from destroying the world and wins the heart of Sally Sugartree in the process.

Granite baby —Bertrand, Lynne.
Book
2005
4 available of 4 items

Five talented New Hampshire sisters try to care for a baby that one of them has carved out of granite.

Paul Bunyan —Shephard, Esther.
Book
1985
0 available of 1 items

A collection of exploits of the legendary lumberjack and his blue ox Babe.

Clever Beatrice —Willey, Margaret.
Book
2001
6 available of 6 items

A small, but clever young girl outwits a rich giant and wins all his gold.

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