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by Coleen Salley Illustrated by Janet Stevens

Who's Epossumondas? Why, he's his mama's and his auntie's sweet little patootie, that's who. He's also the silliest, most lovable, most muddleheaded possum south of the Mason-Dixon line! Better choose your words wisely when he's around, 'cause otherwise you never know "what" you'll get. Epossumondas just might bring you a fist full of crumbs, or a soaking wet puppy, or a scruffy wad of bread — oh, you just wouldn't believe it!

Renowned storyteller Coleen Salley and Caldecott Honor illustrator Janet Stevens team up for this outrageous twist on the Southern story of the noodlehead who takes everything "way" too literally. (Or is that Epossumondas just pulling his mama's leg?)

5, 6, 7
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Comedy and Humor

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Coleen Salley
Janet Stevens

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