Search Results: 'Bayou Teche'

Search

×
×
×
×
5 results for "Bayou Teche"
Zac Zap The Great Big Canoe Race By Michael Verrett
Paperback: $21.95
Prints in 3-5 business days
Amy, who was born with Downs Syndrome is a star athlete who has grown tired of competing and winning the same events. She decides to find competitions that she is unfamiliar with the goal of winning... More > them. She first enters an arm wrestling contest where she is the only female contestant amongst a field of burly and unwashed men. From that experience she is conned into participating in a canoe race where the rules keep changing as the organizers intend on cheating her and everyone else out of the prize. Zac Zap arrives and joins Amy in the race. The two encounter villains, wild beasts, hidden traps, and the dreaded Rougarou as the maneuver Bayou Teche and portage across inhospitable lands. This book is the sequel to Zac Zap and the Great Big Race.< Less
The White Alligator: A Chance Meeting By Michael Verrett
eBook (ePub): $9.99
A pour quoi story in the tradition of southern folk tales that explains why there are white alligators. The White Alligator is a funny adventure story set in 1800 Louisiana. Part I introduces the... More > protagonist, a raccoon named Boudra, and his chance encounter with a naturalist named John. Boudra tells how Pierre, a pesky alligator, is suspected of eating a popular animal (as long as he ate unpopular animals no one seemed to mind). All the animals decide the time had come for something to be done. However no one had a clue on how to deal with a 14 foot alligator. The alligator problem evolves into a never ending series of noisy night time debates where nothing is accomplished except the interruption the raccoon's sleep. After the alligator unsuccessful attempt to eat Boudra's best friend, the brave raccoon with the help of a few reluctant friends wage a night time battle of comedy and deception to rid the area of the alligator menace. In the process they create a few surprise. 80 colorful illustrations.< Less
The White Alligator (ebook) By Michael Verrett
eBook (PDF): $5.00
A pour quoi story in the tradition of southern folk tales that explains why there are white alligators. The White Alligator is a funny adventure story set in 1800 Louisiana. Part I introduces the... More > protagonist, a raccoon named Boudra, and his chance encounter with a naturalist named John. Boudra tells how Pierre, a pesky alligator, is suspected of eating a popular animal (as long as he ate unpopular animals no one seemed to mind). All the animals decide the time had come for something to be done. However no one had a clue on how to deal with a 14 foot alligator. The alligator problem evolves into a never ending series of noisy night time debates where nothing is accomplished except the interruption the raccoon's sleep. After the alligator unsuccessful attempt to eat Boudra's best friend, the brave raccoon with the help of a few reluctant friends wage a night time battle of comedy and deception to rid the area of the alligator menace. In the process they create a few surprise. 80 colorful illustrations.< Less
The White Alligator By Michael Verrett
Hardcover: $40.00
Prints in 3-5 business days
A pour quoi story in the tradition of southern folk tales that explains why there are white alligators. The White Alligator is a funny adventure story set in 1800 Louisiana. Part I introduces the... More > protagonist, a raccoon named Boudra, and his chance encounter with a naturalist named John. Boudra tells how Pierre, a pesky alligator, is suspected of eating a popular animal (as long as he ate unpopular animals no one seemed to mind). All the animals decide the time had come for something to be done. However no one had a clue on how to deal with a 14 foot alligator. The alligator problem evolves into a never ending series of noisy night time debates where nothing is accomplished except the interruption the raccoon's sleep. After the alligator unsuccessful attempt to eat Boudra's best friend, the brave raccoon with the help of a few reluctant friends wage a night time battle of comedy and deception to rid the area of the alligator menace. In the process they create a few surprise. 80 colorful illustrations.< Less
Zac Zap The Great Big Canoe Race By Michael Verrett
Hardcover: List Price: $35.00 $29.75 | You Save: 15%
Prints in 3-5 business days
Zac Zap was born with spina bifida and looks forward to his ride on the trolley where he listens to stories told by the driver, his friend, Mr. Wes Haney. Meanwhile, Amy, a friend with Down... More > syndrome, has grown tired of winning her athletic events and seeks out new challenges. She signs up for an arm wrestling contest followed by a canoe race. When, Mr. Haney is fired without explanation, Zac finds himself and his wheel chair in the hands of uncaring trolley drivers. One night, he is abandoned on the trolley and ends up lost on a train and then a bus. During his journey, he encounters Amy who is desperate to find someone to compete with her in the Great Big Canoe Race. The pair enter the race but are unaware that the race organizer, Boo Gweebeau, has sordid plans and devious tricks to prevent them from winning. What Boo Gweebeau does not know is that Amy and Zac have a lifetime of experience in dealing with unique challenges.< Less