Hillbilly Tales from the Smoky Mountains - And Other Homespun Remedies, Proverbs, and Poetry

[PDF] Hillbilly Tales from the Smoky Mountains - And Other Homespun Remedies, Proverbs, and Poetry | by ☆ Patricia H. Graham - Hillbilly Tales from the Smoky Mountains - And Other Homespun Remedies, Proverbs, and Poetry, Hillbilly Tales from the Smoky Mountains And Other Homespun Remedies Proverbs and Poetry Hillbilly Tales from the Smoky Mountains includes several short stories based on the folklore of the Appalachian Mountains Before the time of cell phones computers and television family members woul

  • Title: Hillbilly Tales from the Smoky Mountains - And Other Homespun Remedies, Proverbs, and Poetry
  • Author: Patricia H. Graham
  • ISBN: 9781608622832
  • Page: 126
  • Format: Paperback
  • Hillbilly Tales from the Smoky Mountains - And Other Homespun Remedies, Proverbs, and Poetry

    [PDF] Hillbilly Tales from the Smoky Mountains - And Other Homespun Remedies, Proverbs, and Poetry | by ☆ Patricia H. Graham - Hillbilly Tales from the Smoky Mountains - And Other Homespun Remedies, Proverbs, and Poetry, Hillbilly Tales from the Smoky Mountains And Other Homespun Remedies Proverbs and Poetry Hillbilly Tales from the Smoky Mountains includes several short stories based on the folklore of the Appalachian Mountains Before the time of cell phones computers and television family members woul

    • [PDF] Hillbilly Tales from the Smoky Mountains - And Other Homespun Remedies, Proverbs, and Poetry | by ☆ Patricia H. Graham
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    Hillbilly Tales from the Smoky Mountains - And Other Homespun Remedies, Proverbs, and Poetry

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    1. Patricia Graham

      Hillbilly Tales are short quaint stories told by individual narrators that live in Tenn and N.C Readers can recall calmer days when the nightly entertainment required you sitting on a front porch with grandma or grandpa in their rocker Story telling was handed down from one generation to the next and elaborate with each passing of tales This book is suitable for any age level.

    2. Verna Humphrey

      Hillbilly Tales from The Smoky Mountains is a quaint book filled with delightful tales and even some romance There is a variety for everyone to enjoy Family healing, poetry, short tales, and a story based right after the Civil War There is something for everyone in this book.Hillbilly Tales from the Smoky Mountains And Other Homespun Remedies, Proverbs, and Poetry

    3. Lisa

      It is wonderfully enchanting For those of us who can remember the stories of our grandparents or are old enough to know the old ways ourselves this book brings it all back the food, the times, and the cures For the next generation it should be a mandatory read so that our mountain heritage can be preserved for future generations Buy it, read it and then tell all your friends to do the same It is the book that you can bring up in any conversation.

    4. Kenneth Graham

      I love this book and several of my friends have purchased and read it as well There is always such an innocence when remembering a simplier time when families came together and listen to stories passed down One of my favorite tales in the book is called The One Pound Grasshoppers now talk about a fishing tale This one was a whopper LOLI would reccomend this book to any member of the family No violence or cursing It is a book similar to Walt Disney s philisophy in other words, you do not have to [...]

    5. Melanie

      This book is great for all ages I really enjoyed it, thought it was really neat that my dad said he remembers some of the tales from when he Verna were children This is a book that you will want to read over over its a perfect gift too since its enjoyable for all ages all readers With that being said, I think I will get my copy out read it again

    6. Lori

      I would give this a 4.5 a quick and fun read I loved reading the tales from the Smokey mountains most of the fables take a long time ago as fables and tales do the first half of the book is from Patricia Graham it contains tales that have been passed down, poems, and some helpful mountain cures.Another chapter is about Appalachian wisdom we all have heard like don t count your chickens before they hatch the second part is a short story by Verna Humphrey about a young woman who comes back to her [...]

    7. Yaaresse

      This is a sweet little book, but it doesn t really offer anything unique nor any real insight into the people or culture of the region There are a couple of tall tales, a few poems, a couple pages of old sayings that are common far outside the Appalachians , and a very simple ok, simplistic novella, all of which are dated cliche and could have taken place in other settings Moonshining wasn t restricted to the mountains There were plenty of coastal and Piedmont shiners Everything in this slender [...]

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