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True Facts, Tall Tales, and Pure Fiction (Southwestern Writers Collection Series) epub

by Jim Lehrer,Larry L. King


True Facts, Tall Tales, and Pure Fiction (Southwestern Writers Collection Series) epub

ISBN: 0292743297

ISBN13: 978-0292743298

Author: Jim Lehrer,Larry L. King

Category: Literature and Fiction

Subcategory: Essays & Correspondence

Language: English

Publisher: University of Texas Press; Univ of Texas PR ed. edition (1997)

Pages: 235 pages

ePUB book: 1192 kb

FB2 book: 1184 kb

Rating: 4.1

Votes: 179

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Start by marking True Facts, Tall Tales, and Pure Fiction as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. Larry L. King (January 1, 1929 –December 20, 2012) was an American playwright, journalist, and novelist, best remembered for his 1978 Tony Award-nominated play The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, which became a long-running production on Broadway and was later turned into a feature film starring Burt Reynolds, Charles Durning and Dolly Parton. Books by Larry L. King. Mor. rivia About True Facts, Tall.

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Informationen zum Titel True Facts, Tall Tales, and Pure Fiction aus der Reihe . King Jim Lehrer (foreword).

Informationen zum Titel True Facts, Tall Tales, and Pure Fiction aus der Reihe Southwestern Writers Collection Series Larry L. For fans of Larry L. King – as well as for people just discovering the broader range of his work – this collection proves once again why he is one of America's preeminent, and funniest, essayists.

A tall tale is a story with unbelievable elements, related as if it were true and factual

A tall tale is a story with unbelievable elements, related as if it were true and factual.

Kids can compare fact and fiction with Pecos Bill, Paul Bunyan and others to learn about story structure, character analysis and hyperbole.

Have the students identify the similes and metaphors in the book and then come up with a list on their own. This book is good for comparing and contrasting lessons but more so teaching similies. Students could go further with this activity and create a series of similies describing themselves. Kids can compare fact and fiction with Pecos Bill, Paul Bunyan and others to learn about story structure, character analysis and hyperbole. Second Grade Reading & Writing Workbooks: Tall Tales. Does your child dream of being bigger, faster, and stronger?

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This volume brings together five essays that Mr. King considers "true facts, " ten that constitute "tall tales, " and four short stories that he classifies as "pure fiction." All of these pieces represent an ongoing attempt to define and understand his native place and his mind's country. They cover subjects ranging from a rape trial to dubious recipes and points between: writing, politics, Little League baseball, Texas basketball, racial integration in the military, dogs, sinning, and stories of troubled lives.