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Crooked Snake

Crooked Snake

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, Sydney; London, Angus and Robertson, 1955.

Statement(by) Patricia Wrightson ; illustrated by Margaret Horder.
ContributionsHorder, Margaret.
The Physical Object
Pagination(6),153p. :
Number of Pages153
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17442961M
ISBN 100091145708

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The crooked snake. [Patricia Wrightson] -- "Six youngsters who formed a secret society for holiday fun found there was a cause which urgently needed them as its champions. With their cameras they set out on an interesting project which in the. Lovejoy Boteler reads from his book, CROOKED SNAKE: THE LIFE AND CRIMES OF ALBERT LEPARD.

He is dedicating this reading to the Flowood, Mississippi, Rotary and the Lower Delta Partnership in Rolling Fork. Both organizations had to cancel events due to COVID Crooked Snake captures a slice of history and a landscape that is fast disappearing.

These vignettes describe Mississippi’s countryside and spirit, ranging from sharecropper family gatherings in Attala County’s Seneasha Valley to the twenty-thousand-acre Parchman farm and its borderlands teeming with alligator, panther, bear, and wild boar.

Rotary Club of Carthage, MS. likes. Activities, information, updates, and news about the Rotary Club of Carthage, MS as well as community events for Carthage and Leake ers:   Lovejoy Boteler, the Mississippi author of a book that documents his harrowing kinapping by a convicted murderer 51 years ago, will make two upcoming appearances in Pike County.

At 7 p.m. Tuesday, Boteler will hold a discussion on his book “Crooked Snake: The Life and Crimes of Albert Lepard,” at the Brentwood House in McComb in an event.The nonfiction “Crooked Snake” is Boteler’s first published book –Â a volume prompted by his wife Jill’s suggestion that he write about the day he was kidnapped.

“I thought it would be interesting, but it’d be a very short story,” Boteler says. He found the scrapbook his mother had made in about the incident.