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    Porch lies : tales of slicksters, tricksters, and other wily characters / Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Andre Carrilho.
    by McKissack, Pat, 1944-
    New York : Schwartz & Wade Books, c2006.
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  • African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
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    Carrilho, André, ill.
    ISBN: 
    0375836195
    037593619X
    Bib #: 
    552419
    Genre: 
    Short stories
    Description: 
    xii, 146 p. : ill. 28cm.
    Edition: 
    1st ed.
    Contents: 
    When Pete Bruce came to town -- Change -- The devil's guitar -- Aunt Gran and the outlaws -- By the weight of a feather -- A grave situation -- The best lie ever told -- The earth bone and the King of the Ghosts -- Cake Norris lives on.
    Summary: 
    A collection of stories told on the front porch of the authors grandparents' house.
    Audience: 
    790 Lexile.
    Lexile Measure: 
    790
    Accelerated Reader Level: 
    4.8
    AR Interest Level: 
    MG: Middle Grades (4-8)
    Reading Counts Level: 
    4.5
    RC Interest Level: 
    3-5
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