An Adaptation Of A Traditional Choctaw Tale Told In The Rhythmic Verse Reminiscent Of The Classic Br Er Rabbit Tales, This Vivid And Clever Story Comes To Life Through Illustrations And Unique Storytelling Sly Possum Is Manipulative And Knows That The Very Hungry Deer Will Do Anything To Reach The Beautiful Persimmons Waiting In The Tree Possum Is Hungry As Well, But Does Not Feel Like Helping Deer He S Just Too Lazy Possum Could Simply Climb The Tree And Knock Down The Fruit, But He Prefers To Trick Deer Into Doing All The Work Deer Tries His Hardest To Get The Persimmons Down, But Possum Only Laughs And Laughs What Results Is A Change In Both Of Them That Lasts Forever.
Johnette Downing is an award winning, internationally recognized singer songwriter who performs original children s music inspired by her Louisiana heritage Her many accolades include six Parents Choice Awards, three iParenting Media Awards, an Imagination Award, among others She is the author of Pelican s Chef Creole, Down in Louisiana, Today Is Monday in Louisiana, and My Aunt Came Back from
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- Why the Possum Has a Large Grin
- Johnette Downing
- 01 July 2018 Johnette Downing