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The miracle of Crocodile Flats

Jenny Hobbs

The miracle of Crocodile Flats

an affectionate satire

by Jenny Hobbs

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Published by Umuzi in Cape Town .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Miracles,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJenny Hobbs
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9369.3.H624 M57 2012
    The Physical Object
    Pagination303 p. ;
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25383812M
    ISBN 101415200629, 141520456X, 1415204578
    ISBN 109781415200629, 9781415204566, 9781415204573
    LC Control Number2011478757
    OCLC/WorldCa785992978

    Crocodile, (order Crocodylia, or Crocodilia), any of 23 species of generally large, ponderous, amphibious animals of lizard-like appearance and carnivorous habit belonging to the reptile order Crocodylia. Crocodiles have powerful jaws with many conical teeth and short legs with clawed webbed toes. They share a unique body form that allows the eyes, ears, and nostrils to be above the water. Stars Mosquitoes and Crocodiles Book Hardback Book Daisy Fay and the Miracle Man Book $ Shawneen and the Gander Book $ Dr Seus Book 10 tongs 41 x 7 mm, flat crocodiles, bars, x cm metal for hair Lartdecreer $ Organic Crocodile Bummies.

      The details of the attacks are based on original interviews, newspaper stories, press conferences, police reports, court transcripts and the book Crocodile Attack in Australia (Swan Publishing ) by Hugh Edwards. The victims, who range in age from 5 to 68, include two Americans, two Australians and one German. Then the miracle happened. As quickly as it had materialised, the monster vanished. In a split second, the massive jaws snapped over the bloated chest of the corpse. With a thrashing swirl, both disappeared from sight. She didn’t hesitate, striking out for the boat that Ned had brought in closer.

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Subtitled an affectionate satire, The Miracle of Crocodile Flats is a hilarious look at religion. "When the Virgin Mary, Ma-Jesu, appears to a young schoolgirl named Sweetness, the sighting gives rise to an onslaught of curious pilgrims, mercenary journalists and even a representative of the Vatican/5.

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But lo, the good news spreads like wildfire, and soon all hell breaks : Random House Struik. Contingently, The Miracle of Crocodile Flats by local author Jenny Hobbs hits the shelves marketed as “an affectionate satire”.

With the sighting of a brown-skinned Virgin Mary in a small South African village as its starting point, Hobbs offers readers some cascading, character-driven impressions.

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The Enormous Crocodile is the eponymous main antagonist of the book The Enormous Crocodile. He tries to eat every human child, but is foiled at every attempt as the other animals he interacted with stop him and he curses them.

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Notes of a Crocodile. The New York Review of Books, The anonymous, first-person narrator picks up her diploma. It is in Taipei, Taiwan. She is writing the rest of the novel.

Immediately, she discloses. Every morning a very large and very snappy crocodile shouts this selfish message: ‘Stay away from my river.

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But suddenly, on the tenth or eleventh attempt, he suddenly coughed and water gushed out of his mouth.

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Currently the largest crocodile in captivity is Cassius (c. years old), who measures m (17 ft 11 in) – the equivalent of two ping-pong tables laid end to end. Captured in in northern Australia, he was moved to Marineland Melanesia wildlife park – owned by George Craig (the man pictured below with his feet dangling in the pool.

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Some will dive into pits filled with writhing crocodiles. Some will be seen to come out of the crocodile pit unscathed and some will die a martyr’s death down there, battling crocodiles until. The crocodile entries contain overviews of the Australian freshwater crocodile (Crocodylus johnstoni) and the Australian saltwater crocodile (Crocodylus porosus), written by Adam Britton.

The Crocodile Files. by One World Magazine. This is a list of fictional crocodiles and alligators from literature, folklore and myth, mascots and emblems of teams and organizations, comics, films, animations and video games.

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The ex-president bent over the book, using a razor and scissors to carefully cut out small squares of text. Soon, the book’s words would live in their own book, hand bound in red leather and Missing: Crocodile Flats.For fans of Into The Woods by John Yorke, The Enormous Crocodile is an example of a story which mirrors itself perfectly.

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