The Gum-Chewing Rattler

The Gum-Chewing Rattler

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The Gum-Chewing Rattler by Joe Hayes, Antonio Castro L.

Kids always want Joe Hayes to tell The Gum-Chewing Rattler . And why not? It combines so many things kids love to do—chew bubble gum, tell tall tales, and drive their moms crazy—with the wild, impossible claim that a rattlesnake chewed gum and blew a bubble with it!

You see, when Joe was a boy, that’s what he told his mother—that bubble gum saved him from a rattlesnake’s fangs! Really! Don’t worry—Joe’s mother didn’t believe him either.

In 2005, Joe Hayes received the Talking Leaves Award from the National Storytelling Network for his contributions to the literature of storytelling.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781933693194
Publisher: Cinco Puntos Press
Publication date: 05/01/2008
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 1,201,880
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range: 5 - 12 Years

About the Author

Joe Hayes is one of America's premier storytellers. He grew up in a small town in southern Arizona where he learned Spanish from his classmates. As he got older, Joe began gathering old stories from the Southwest. Joe has earned a distinctive role as a bilingual storyteller. Antonio Castro L. was born in Zacatecas, Mexico and has lived in the Juarez-El Paso area for most of his life. He has illustrated dozens of childrens' books including Pájaro Verde and Treasure on Gold Street.

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