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Front porch stories at the one-room school

Eleanora E. Tate

Front porch stories at the one-room school

by Eleanora E. Tate

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Published by Bantam in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Missouri
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- Fiction,
    • Storytelling -- Fiction,
    • Missouri -- Fiction

    • About the Edition

      Twelve-year-old Margie and her younger cousin forget their boredom when Margie"s father entertains them with stories about people and events in their small Missouri town"s past.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Eleanora E. Tate ; illustrated by Eric Velasquez.
      GenreFiction.
      ContributionsVelasquez, Eric, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.T2117 Fr 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination98 p. :
      Number of Pages98
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1700485M
      ISBN 100553083848
      LC Control Number92000832
      OCLC/WorldCa25367855

      Tate’s other books include The Secret of Gumbo Grove (a Parents’ Choice Award winner); Thank You, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.!; and Front Porch Stories at the One-Room School. Ms. Tate is a former president of the National Association of Black Storytellers and a . Books & Music Creating Community One Story at a Time Books & Music Creating Community One Story at a Time Books & Music Creating Community One Story at a Time Books & Music Creating Community One Story at a Time. Front Porch Storytelling. A place where stories are spun, and songs are sung. Join The Front Porch Community and receive six free songs.

      Front Porch Stories at The One-Room School by Eleanora E. Tate. Buffalo Soldiers (Reflections of a Black Cowboy) by Robert H. Miller Learn all about the books or (magazines) published by Sankofa Books an Imprint of Just Us Books, Inc., that are by or about people of African descent. to Eleanora E. Tate, whose eleventh book, Celeste's Harlem Renaissance was released by Little Brown Books for Young Readers and has sparked a well-received "Celeste's Walking Tour" of downtown Raleigh. Her short story, "Root Beer Sit-In" was published by Scholastic Storyworks Magazine earlier this year and her chapter book Front Porch Stories at the One-Room School, was reprinted by Just.

        Amish Country is known for an atmosphere of peace and quiet, perfect for front-porch sitting with a good book. Join New York Times bestselling author Wanda E. Brunstetter, her daughter-in-law, and granddaughter, as they share 18 heartwarming stories from Amish Country. These fictional short stories include journeys we can all relate to as we.   The empty one-room schoolhouse, built in , is brimming with stories just waiting to be told. Tate subsequently wrote a book, "Front Porch Stories at the One-Room School.


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I read this book to my three children when they were in elementary school, and now I'm reading it to my two granddaughters, also in elementary school. We sit in a dark bedroom and use a flashlight to read the stories that are told on the front porch of the one room schoolhouse!Reviews: 5.

Front Porch Stories book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Twelve-year-old Margie Carson loves hearing stories. And her da 4/5. I read this book to my three children when they were in elementary school, and now I'm reading it to my two granddaughters, also in elementary school.

We sit in a dark bedroom and use a flashlight to read the stories that are told on the front porch of the one room schoolhouse!5/5. Some of the lively characters in Just an Overnight Guest () return in this celebration of storytelling and small-town life.

Matthew J. Cornelius Carson falls into the mood one night, and his daughter Margie and niece Ethel sit entranced for hours, listening to his tales—about the giant shadow that chased Aunt Daisy the time she dared to do wash on Sunday; about laughing and working Author: Eleanora E.

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Information about the book, Front Porch Stories at The One-Room School (Fiction, Paperback), by Eleanora E. Tate (Sankofa Books, ) African American Literature Book Club Celebrating Our Literary Legacy Since — Black Literature is for Everyone African American Literature Book Club.

Front Porch Stories at the One-room School by Tate, Eleanora E. at - ISBN - ISBN - Bantam Dell Pub Group - - Hardcover. Tate (Front Porch Front porch stories at the one-room school book at the One Room School,etc.) celebrates African-American storytelling and small-town life in a collection of seven funny, folksy tales spun around proverbs, e.g., ``Big Things Come in Small Packages,'' and ``Slow and Steady Wins the Race.'' Exaggerated characters—ranging from a fish-finding basset hound and Bron Kitis, the Hand Fish King of Nutbrush.

Her book Just an Overnight Guest, which was made into an award-winning movie, is a companion to Front Porch Stories at the One-Room School, an American Bookseller Pick of the Lists. Also a journalist, Ms. Tate is a former national president of the National Association of Black Storytellers, Inc.

This regional vernacular was so rich that I tried to emulate it in my Missouri based books Just an Overnight Guest (, ), Front Porch Stories at the One-Room School (, ), and The Minstrel’s Melody (, ).

Get this from a library. Front porch stories at the one-room school. [Eleanora E Tate; Eric Velasquez] -- Twelve-year-old Margie and her younger cousin forget their boredom when Margie's father entertains them with stories about people and events in their small Missouri town's past.

Eleanora E. Tate's many acclaimed books for young readers include The Secret of Gumbo Grove, Thank You, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.!, Front Porch Stories at the One-Room School, and Just an Overnight Guest, which was made into an award-winning film.5/5(2).

Front Porch Stories at the One-Room School, Bantam Books, Retold African Myths, Perfection Learning, A Blessing in Disguise, Delacorte, Don't Split the Pole: Tales of Down-Home Folk Wisdom, Delacorte, Black Stars: African American Musicians, Wiley and Sons, The Minstrel's Melody, Pleasant Company/American Girl, Eleanora Elaine Tate (born ) is an American author and educator.

Notably, she has written books and short stories for children and young adults and also worked as a newspaper reporter. A native of Canton, Missouri, she attended Drake University, graduating in with a degree in journalism. Her first novel, Just an Overnight Guest (), was optioned for television and released as a.

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English. Choose a Format. Book Show Edition. On Shelf. Quick Copy View. Place Hold. Almost as quickly as my books went out of print, Just Us Books, the premiere publisher of books about children of color (but to be read by everybody), came to their rescue.

It reprinted Just an Overnight Guest (), A Blessing in Disguise (), and Front Porch Stories at the One-Room School. Eleanora E. Tate's many acclaimed books for young readers include The Secret of Gumbo Grove, Thank You, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.!, Front Porch Stories at the One-Room School, and Just an Overnight Guest, which was made into an award-winning lives in North Carolina.

That’s what I did. I asked Just Us Books, the premiere publisher of books about children of color (but to be read by everybody), and Just Us Books came to their rescue. It reprinted Just an Overnight Guest (), A Blessing in Disguise (), and Front Porch Stories at the One-Room School .The Espanola Schoolhouse is a one-story; one-room rural school building that has survived from the Jim Crow racial segregation-era.

It is the last standing one-room schoolhouse in Flagler is located at 98 Knox Jones Avenue, Bunnell, Florida Inseveral members of the African-American community of Espanola, led by schoolteacher Essie Mae Mack Giddens ().