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Summary: In his prime, Edward Bloom was an extraordinary man. He could outrun anybody. He never missed a day of school. He saved lives and tamed giants. Animals loved him, people loved him, women loved him. He knew more jokes than any man alive. At least thate(tm)s what he told his son, William. But now Edward Bloom is dying, and William wants desperately to know the truth about his elusive fathere"this indefatigable teller of tall talese"before ite(tm)s too late. So, using the few facts he knows, William re-creates Edwarde(tm)s life in a series of legends and myths, through which he begins to understand his fathere(tm)s great feats, and his great failings. The result is hilarious and wrenching, tender and outrageous.
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His father is dying.
Teller of tall tales.