PDF (The Legend of the Jersey Devil)
Ved this telling of the legend of #The Jersey Devil It Would Make A #Jersey Devil It would make a campfire readaloud The illustrations were particularly ffective dark and creepy with the devil itself looking somewhat dragonish and mean but not so Black Heart, Red Ruby evil that it would scare young readers Made me want to visit the pine barrens and look around for myself Recommended This children s book is actually the first thing I vever read about the Jersey Devil and I m a fan of the illustrations in here they re very dramatic Interesting account of an *Urban Legend I Really *legend I really the illustrations There s something fun and erie about them This wo I have read many a Jersey Devil book growing up on the Jersey Shore This has to be my favorite The drawingsillustrations truly make this boo. Stock and caused all manner of trouble over the years Is the Jersey Devil real Award winning author Trinka Hakes NOBLE WEAVES A SPELLBINDING TALE ABOUT THE ORIGINS OF weaves a spellbinding tale about the origins of legend of the Jersey Devil Atmospheric illustrations by artist Gerald Kelley bring the tale to spooky lif. Different parts of the country have folktales that citizens relish Telling Sometimes Just For The Sheer Pleasure Of Storytelling Sometimes sometimes just for the sheer pleasure of storytelling sometimes a cautionary tale and at other times to keep outsiders from getting too comfortable This picture book offers to readers the legend of the Jersey Devil the thirteenth child of Mother Leeds Tired of giving birth and weary of her painful labor the woman wishes for a devil and that s just what she gets He has the head of a horse the wings of a bat and goat hooves and his yes change from red to yellow and back to red again The woman s son causes all so Brief but very cool story of the Jersey Devil legend including the creature s origin and famous sightings The narration is spare but the lavish illustrations ma. The Pine Barrens region in New Jersey has long been a place of mystery with its dark pine groves black swamps and dank bogs oftentimes shrouded in mist and fog Reputed to be haunted by spirits it's an unsettling place *To Be Sure But *be sure But all the mysterious happenings and sights. Ke up for it
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I think a lot of kids would njoy this book because it has pictures to go alongthink a lot of kids would njoy this book because it has pictures to go along it Very nicely done I was looking for a spooky tale or fairytale for my 4 and 6 year old this fall They want this one read over and over The cover is frightening than the inside as the Jersey Devil is portrayed as a chuckling thinker who helps protect his community and is a source of mystery and pride Interesting legend Liked the Jersey Devil illustration he s creepy and fun The story itself is from a historical point fun to know I think still fictional but fun It had some dark lements and cute sinister Reads well aloud Illustrations perfect for text I lo. To be found in the Pine Barrens there is none so intriguing as the Jersey Devil Since its first reported sighting in 1735 local lore has it that a devil like creature with the head of a horse the wings of a bat and the hooves of a goat has menaced townspeople frightened live.