Tales from Brookgreen

Now, in "Tales from Brookgreen" her charming retelling of these sometimes-eerie, sometimes-sad, sometimes-humorous tales engages readers in characters and folkways unique to the Carolina Lowcountry."

Tales from Brookgreen

Tales from Brookgreen

History, Mystery, and Romance in the Carolina Lowcountry! A haunted necklace, a trickster rabbit, an ingenious slave, a shrieking droll, and a fianc returned from the dead all come to life in Lynn Michelsohn's new collection of Carolina Lowcountry ghost stories and folklore from the four historic rice plantations making up Brookgreen GardensSouth Carolina's popular tourist attraction near Myrtle Beach. These enchanting folktales, tied to specific plantation locations and historical events, enrich the enjoyment of any visit to the Lowcountry for tourists, armchair travelers, or devotees of ghost stories and folklore. Lynn Michelsohn, a tenth generation Carolinian, is clearly drawn to history, mystery, and romance wherever she finds it, as her previous book, "Roswell, Your Travel Guide to the UFO Capital of the World!" explores intrigues of a different kind. Now, in "Tales from Brookgreen" her charming retelling of these sometimes-eerie, sometimes-sad, sometimes-humorous tales engages readers in characters and folkways unique to the Carolina Lowcountry.

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Tales from Brookgreen
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Lynn Michelsohn
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Cleanan Press Inc

History, Mystery, and Romance in the Carolina Lowcountry! A haunted necklace, a trickster rabbit, an ingenious slave, a shrieking droll, and a fianc returned from the dead all come to life in Lynn Michelsohn's new collection of Carolina Lowcountry ghost stories and folklore from the four historic rice plantations making
Gullah Ghosts
Language: en
Pages: 84
Authors: Lynn Michelsohn
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-29 - Publisher: CreateSpace

Meet . . . ~ the shrieking spirit of Crab Boy lost forever to a fierce Murrells Inlet marsh creature . . . ~ an ingenious slave matching wits with his plantation owner . . . ~ the unique inhabitants of isolated Sandy Island in the Carolina Lowcountry . .
Lowcountry Confederates
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Lynn Michelsohn
Categories: Folk literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher:

The Stories:~ A Torpedo, an Admiral, and the USS Harvest Moon ~The rice mill engineer of Brookgreen Garden's Laurel Hill Plantation strikes a blow for the Confederacy in "Thomas Daggett," a tale of the USS Harvest Moon and one last Confederate naval operation.~ A Sad Tale from a Tragic War
Lowcountry Hurricanes
Language: en
Pages: 82
Authors: Lynn Michelsohn
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-30 - Publisher: CreateSpace

Battling Hurricanes along the South Carolina coast near Myrtle Beach . . . two tales of joy, tragedy, and survival.The Stories:~ Three generations of Flagg family members struggle desperately against a historic hurricane's fury at Huntington Beach in the suspenseful tale, “The Flagg Flood.” ~ A family faces two major
Lowcountry Ghosts
Language: en
Pages: 94
Authors: Lynn Michelsohn
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-06 - Publisher: CreateSpace

Lowcountry Ghosts haunt the maze of marshes and ancient rice fields along South Carolina's Coast . . . ~ Does lovely Alice Flagg still live in The Hermitage at Murrells Inlet, ner Myrtle Beach, more than 100 years after her death? ~ When ghost ships appear far out in the