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Tuesday Night Love Letters: More Galveston Fact, Fable and Fabulous Fibs By Leslie Watts & Gini Lenert-Brown
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On Tuesday nights from June to August, Galveston's Summer Beach Band presents a free concert featuring rousing marches and show tunes. Each program includes a short vignette of local "fact,... More > fable or fabulous fibs," as interpreted by local authors Gini Brown and Leslie Watts. These entertaining stories are not a history of Galveston in the strict sense of that word, but the more entertaining non-historical history - the "little" stories of people and events - the tall tales, the gossip, the "didja hears" - as shared by local folk over back-alley fences, between doughnut-shop stools, around cafeteria tables, at church socials and family reunions. Gini and Leslie have now put a selection of their favorite stories together in this book "Tuesday Night Love Letters," in which they share with readers a few dozen short tales of Galveston history as many think it should be told - warm, witty, and memorable, if not always totally true.< Less