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  • Paperback
  • 192
  • Centerburg Tales: More Adventures of Homer Price
  • Robert McCloskey
  • English
  • 27 May 2019
  • 9780140310726

10 thoughts on “Centerburg Tales: More Adventures of Homer Price

  1. says:

    We are back in the world of Homer and Centerburg There is still plenty happening in this town Homer is working one day and a traveling

  2. says:

    Annnd Homer is at it again Trouble mayhem and chaos just seems to circle him like satellites I know the feelingbut it's much fun to

  3. says:

    Ah little Centerburg the uintessential 1940's Midwestern town A friendly sheriff angle diagonal parking a shirt tail relative who tells tall tales mass hysteria wait a minute what's with this burg? Welcome to part two of the Homer Price tales by Robert MAKE WAY FOR DUCKLINGS McCloskey who put his little hero Homer Price though a series of them in the eponymous first book and in this one brought Homer back for CENTERBURG TALES continues t

  4. says:

    Centerburg Tales More Adventures of Homer Price Homer Price #2 by Robert McCloskey Perfection Learning 1977 Fiction Children's In the town of Centerburg where our boy Homer Price lives everyone knows everything about each other It's not that folks are nosy; it's just a small town Interesting things happen there though and Homer always seems t

  5. says:

    For a small town Centerburg has an awful lot happening there The best places in town for all the local gossip seems to be the barbershop where you can get a shave or haircut read the magazines and catch up on everything happ

  6. says:

    OK this is a weird book It's a seuel to Homer Price but whereas that book as far as I remember was whimsical but ultimately not fantastical this one crosses the line into a couple of strange fairy tale like stories We start with tall tales told by Grampa Hercules many characters derive their names from classical mythology with no

  7. says:

    I read McClosky’s Homer Price a few years ago and really enjoyed it Homer lives outside of Centerburg a small town in Ohio near the Indiana border where he and his friend Freddy go to school he helps out in Uncle Ulysses’s lunchroom and he listens to Grandpa Hercules’s stories Centerburg Tales contains the further adventures of Homer his friends and his family These stories have the aura of tall tales and I suspect

  8. says:

    A reread from long years ago There is a lot of humor and political satire in these tall tales I laughed out loud at Dulcy Dooner attempting to get the town to pay him for not allowing his hideous ragweeds to bloom The story about the earworm with its shout out to Mark Twain has always been my favorite In the Audible version narrator John M

  9. says:

    Homer and the residents of Centerburg OH are back with crazy stories tall tales and wacky inventions Kind of a collection of short stories feels a lot like episodes of The Andy Griffith Show; Grandpa Herc's stories and the almost trouble they get him into hayfever sufferers' worst nightmare nearly coming to pass the curse of the song that get's stuck in your head and If small town Americana is your thing you will love this Conte

  10. says:

    A fun follow up about Homer Price and his rollicking tales Think Opie and Mayberry and you'll have just the right idea of this bookEach chapter is easily it's own episode so instead of turning on the television tonight read a chapter of this with the family Laughs includedAges 7 12Cleanliness Gosh is said seven times Aw nuts Golly is said four times Holy smoke is said twice Dad gum is said twice Jiminy Zeus is said twice Shucks is said t

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Centerburg Tales: More Adventures of Homer Price

Centerburg might be your town Grampa Hercules and his never ending tall tales Dulcy Dooner the uncooperative citizen unbusinesslike Uncle Ulysses and his friendly lunchroom the flustered sheriff the pompous judge they are all as American as they come But there's a subtle and delightful difference In Centerburg along with the routine of day to day living the most preposterous things keep happeningBut nothing. Ah little Centerburg the uintessential 1940 s Midwestern town A friendly sheriff angle diagonal parking a shirt tail relative who tells tall tales mass hysteria wait a minute what s with this burg Welcome to part two of the Homer Price tales by Robert MAKE WAY FOR DUCKLINGS McCloskey who put his little hero Homer Price though a series of them in the eponymous first book and in this one brought Homer back for CENTERBURG TALES continues to charm children and bemuse parents over seventy years later As far as I know this little classic has never been out of print nor should it ever Great to read or read aloud to others for younger readers

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Fazes Homer Price Ragweeds taller than fire ladders music that sets a whole town dancing he solves these problems calmly and efficiently Homer Price is a boy with a good supply of common sense and ingenuityHomer's Grampa Hercules is a delightful old rascal and his extravagent reminiscences of his youth are the starting point of many of the episodes The chapter titles are as enticing as the chapters themsel. Centerburg Tales More Adventures of Homer Price Homer Price 2 by Robert McCloskey Perfection Learning 1977 Fiction Children s In the town of Centerburg where our boy Homer Price lives everyone knows everything about each other It s not that folks are nosy it s just a small town Interesting things happen there though and Homer always seems to be at the center of the excitement This is a series of stories my favorite since childhood has been the mysterious phonograph record in the diner that makes everyone who hears it speak in rhyme This book definitely is a children s classic My rating 910 finished 1966 Captain Wentworths Persuasion is a boy with a good supply of common sense and Canu Cynnar ingenuityHomer's Grampa Hercules La bondad de los extraños is a delightful old rascal and his extravagent reminiscences of his youth are the starting point of many of the episodes The chapter titles are as enticing as the chapters themsel. Centerburg Tales More Adventures of Homer Price Homer Price 2 by Robert McCloskey Perfection Learning 1977 Fiction Children s In the town of Centerburg where our boy Homer Price lives everyone knows everything about each other It s not that folks are nosy Willy the Wizard it s just a small town Interesting things happen there though and Homer always seems to be at the center of the excitement This Off-side is a series of stories my favorite since childhood has been the mysterious phonograph record Enséñame más it speak Wonder (The Books of Marvella, in rhyme This book definitely Chicago Billionaires - Contemporary Romance Series Boxed Set is a children s classic My rating 910 finished 1966

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Ves The Hide a Ride Looking for Gold Ever So Much More So Experiment 13 Grampa Hercules and the Gravitty Bitties Pie and Punch and You Know WhatsMr McCloskey's characters have warmth and kindness and a healthy curiosity; but they are not above a few minor faults and foibles They are unmistakenably alive Like Mr McCloskey himself they are perpetually amused by the everyday hazards and discrepancies around th. I read McClosky s Homer Price a few years ago and really enjoyed it Homer lives outside of Centerburg a small town in Ohio near the Indiana border where he and his friend Freddy go to school he helps out in Uncle Ulysses s lunchroom and he listens to Grandpa Hercules s stories Centerburg Tales contains the further adventures of Homer his friends and his family These stories have the aura of tall tales and I suspect that everyone who has read the book has his favorite one It might be Grandpa Herc s celebrated jump out of his clothes all the way into Indiana Dulcy Dooner s giant ragweeds which threaten the entire community the slick salesman who dupes the citizens with his Ever So Much More So magic elixir or the mysterious jukebox record which sets the whole town singing and dancing However Homer is always there to help solve whatever problems arise There are uite a lot of euphemisms gosh golly blamed heck durned and dang and some similar collouial expressions dad blamed dad gommit doggone it and dad gum along with a couple of references to chewing tobacco and smoking a pipe Otherwise these preposterous stories will have readers laughing out loud and maybe even rolling on the floor


About the Author: Robert McCloskey

John Robert McCloskey September 15 1914 – June 30 2003 was an American writer and illustrator of children's books He both wrote and illustrated eight picture books and won two Caldecott Medals from the American Library Association recognizing the year's best illustrated picture book Four of those eight books were set in Maine Blueberries for Sal One Morning in Maine Time of Wonder and Bu