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Don't Split the Pole: Tales of Down-home Folk Wisdom
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Iuniverse Inc
Publication date May 22, 2014
Pages 138
Binding Paperback
Book category Easy Fiction
ISBN-13 9781491732670
ISBN-10 1491732679
Original list price $10.95
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: . . . stories leap off the page and lodge straight in the funny bone. This collection of seven short stories, all based on common proverbs, are unconventional and exuberant -Starred Review, Publishers Weekly " . . . the tales humorously blur the lines between what is fable and what is true" For ages 8 to 12. -@1997 Kirkus Reviews The saying and stories: "You Can't Teach an Old Dog New Tricks" "A Hard Head Makes a Soft Behind" "Never Leave Your Pocketbook on the Floor" "Don't Split the Pole" "Big Things Come in Small Packages" "What Goes Around Comes Around" "Slow and Steady Wins the Race"

Editions
This edition contains multiple works--typically stories or entire novels--that are found in different collections. Below find each work in this edition grouped by how you can find each.
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780385323024
 
from Bantam Dell Pub Group (October 1, 1997)
9780385323024 | details & prices | 5.75 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.60 lbs | List price $14.95
About: Seven stories inspired by and illustrating the folk wisdom of such sayings as: 'You Can't Teach an Old Dog New Tricks,' 'A Hard Head Makes a Soft Behind,' and 'Big Things Come in Small Packages'
Paperback
Book cover for 9780440413226 Book cover for 9781491732670
 
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With Eleanora E. Tate | from Iuniverse Inc (May 22, 2014)
Reprint edition from Yearling Books (February 1, 1999)
9780440413226 | details & prices | 144 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.20 lbs | List price $4.50
About: Seven stories inspired by and illustrating the folk wisdom of such sayings as, 'you can't teach an old dog new tricks,' and 'big things come in small packages'
Paperback
Book cover for 9781491732670
 
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With Eleanora E. Tate | from Iuniverse Inc (May 22, 2014)
Reinforced
from Demco Media (January 1, 1999)
9780606158152 | details & prices | 5.25 × 7.75 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.38 lbs | List price $11.76
About: Seven stories inspired by and illustrating the folk wisdom of such sayings as, 'you can't teach an old dog new tricks,' and 'big things come in small packages'
Paperback
Book cover for 9781491732670
 
The price comparison is for this edition
With Eleanora E. Tate | from Iuniverse Inc (May 22, 2014)
Prebinding
from Turtleback Books (October 1, 1999)
9780613123167 | details & prices | 5.50 × 7.75 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.40 lbs | List price $12.40
About: Seven stories inspired by and illustrating the folk wisdom of such sayings as, 'you can't teach an old dog new tricks,' and 'big things come in small packages'

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