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Tales of a Texas Boy

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Published by Texas Boy Publications .
Written in English


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  • Fiction / General,
  • Fiction - General

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9743006M
ISBN 100615148964
ISBN 109780615148960

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  Tales of a Texas Boy is a charming collection of anecdotes about life in Western Texas during the Great Depression. The author has related these stories through the narrative voice of Eddie, who is a slightly fictionalized version of her own father. These twenty vignettes are retold in first person, with an appropriate Texan dialect/5(62). "Tales of a Texas Boy" is a collection of twenty anecdotal stories told by a young boy, Eddie Perkins, who lived on a farm in rural Texas with his mother, father, a younger brother, and a younger sister during the s when the country was deep in the Great Depression.   The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Tales of a Texas Boy by Marva Dasef at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Author: Marva Dasef. Get this from a library! Tales of a Texas boy. [Marva Dasef] -- A collection of short stories featuring the adventures of Eddie, a young boy living in the wilds of Texas.

Book is in typical used-Good Condition. Will show signs of wear to cover and/or pages. There may be underlining, highlighting, and or writing. May not include supplemental items (like discs, access codes, dust jacket, etc). Will be a good Reading copy. TALES OF A TEXAS BOY By Marva Dasef. Texas Standard» Stories from Texas one of the most interesting cases occurred back in when Boy Scout Randy Wooten, was bit by a coral snake near Fort Worth. saying it was "book.   Eddie has some tall tales, but that's what happens when you grow up in Texas. Personally, I believe in the flying pigs, but I'm not so sure about the bear. A lot of fun, and in between the shady stories, there's some good inside knowledge about Depression era Texas. Give 'er a read/5(2). Take his word for it when he tells you always to bet on the bear. These are things he learned while dreaming of becoming a cowboy in West Texas during the Depression. Through Eddie, the hero of "Tales of a Texas Boy," we find that growing up is less about maturity and more about roping your dreams. Hold on tight. It's a bumpy ride.

Buy a cheap copy of Tales of a Texas Boy book by Marva Dasef. How do you handle a crazy jackass? Eddie knows. If you ask Eddie, he'll tell you pigs can fly and show you where to find real mammoth bones. Take his word for it Free shipping over $ Mike Cox Mike Cox, an elected member of the Texas Institute of Letters, is the author of 30 Texas-related, non-fiction books as well as numerous magazine of a best-selling two-volume narrative history of the Texas Rangers, "The Texas Rangers: Wearing the Cinco Peso, " and “Time of the Rangers: The Texas Rangers to Present,” Cox in September received the A. Condition means everything in a book's value. A book that has significant damage is likely not worth much. A book collector wants an attractive copy. Dust jackets. Most hard cover books published since the early 20th century were sold with a dust jacket. The dust jacket is both the most decorative part of a book, and the most delicate. A.   Tales of a Texas Boy (Published in by Texas Boy Publications). This book is a collection of twenty stories told by Edward Perkins (Eddie) who lived during the Depression with his Pa, Ma, younger sister Dorothy (Sister), and little brothers James and John, on a acre farm near Hereford, TX, in the panhandle of the state.