For many years award winning outdoor writer J. Wayne Fears has written his humorous tall tales about growing up poor on Tater Knob Mountain in magazines such as Progressive Farmer, GunHunter and Great Days Outdoors. Now a collection of these folksy tales, which have humor similar to Pat McManus with the rural nostalgic, philosophical touch similar to Ferrol Sams, have been collected and published in the book you hold you your hand ... These short stories take you on boyhood adventures and misadventures including hunting trophy green hole possums, fishing for hornyheads, defeating ginseng thieves, attending flea infested weddings, trapping panthers and disturbing Maude Culpepper's ghost. You will get to know boyhood pals Chipmunk, Punky, Jenny, Snake, Dutch, Ball Ping and many more as they search for wasy to become rich and famous in the outdoors. Each tale in this collection of short stories will keep you coming back for more. Chipmunk, Punky, Sometimes Jenny and Me transports you to a simple place in time, and keeps you grinning all the way.
J. Wayne Fears
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