A Story From: United States
Read Time: ["6 to 10mins"]
For Ages: 5 to 7yrs., 8 to 10yrs.
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Based on the story "The Talking Eggs" from Louisiana Folk Tales, collected and edited by Alcée Fortier, Boston and New York, Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1895, pp.117-119. Retold by Elaine L. Lindy.
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The term Creole originally referred to African slaves or their descendants who lived in the New World. Over time, it came to refer to a wide band of peoples who lived along the Gulf Coast, especially in Louisiana, and who could be African, French, Native American, or a mixture of any of these races.