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Ride 'em Cowboy

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Ride 'em Cowboy
Saddle up for a ride through the old west with these Cowboy Stories
 
Cowboy Dreams A little cowpoke is lulled to sleep by dreams of he sights and sounds of the Western landscape at night.
Appelt, Kathi
E  APP

Little Old Big Beard and
Big Young Little Beard
Where did that cow get to?  Follow Little Old Big Beard and Big Young Little Beard as they look for their missing cow.
Charlip, Remy
E  CHA

Riding on a Range:
Western Activities for Kids
Riding on a range brings to life the excitement, fun, and hard work of being an old-fashioned cowboy or cowgirl, from herding cows to putting on spurs, and everything in between.
Drinkard, Lawson
J  636.213  DRI

Hannah Mae O'Hannigan's
 Wild West Show
Hannah Mae has always dreamed of being a cowgirl but she lives in the city.  She practices her roping skills with drapery cords and practices herding with her hamsters.  Find out how her talents are used when she she finally visits her uncle out west.
Ernst, Lisa Campbell
E  ERN

Lasso Lou and Cowboy McCoy When cowboy McCoy meets Lasso Lou life at the ranch will never be the same.  Share the ride of these two pals.
Failing, Barbara Larmon
E  FAI

Cinderdog and the
Wicked Stepcat
When Cowboy Carl marries Cactus Kate, Carl's dog Cinderdog must deal with his new sibling, Kate's ornery cat Wicked.
Holub, Joan
E  HOL

Black Cowboy, Wild Horses
A True Story
A black cowboy is so in tune with wild mustangs that they accept him into the herd, thus enabling him single-handedly to take them to the corral.
Lester, Julius
E  LES

Cowboy Bunnies Little bunnies spend their day pretending to be cowboys.  They ride their ponies, mend fences, count cows, eat chow, and sing cowboy tunes until it is time for bed.
Loomis, Christine
E  LOO

The Gully Washer /
El Chaparrón Torrencial
Leticia's grandfather, who was a vaquero as a young man, provides fanciful explanations for how he got his wrinkles, white hair, round belly, and stooped frame.
Rossi, Joyce
E  ROS

A Cowboy Named Ernestine Ernestine O'Reilly comes from Ireland to Texas as a mail-order bride, but when she meets the man she is supposed to marry, she ends up deciding to be a cowboy instead.
Rubel, Nicole
E  RUB

Cowboys and Longhorns:
A Portrait of the Long Drive
An engrossing account of the hardworking cowboys who drove the longhorn cattle from Texas to Kansas.
 
Stanley, Jerry
J  636.2  STA

How I Spent My
Summer Vacation
A schoolboy tells his class about his summer vacation, during which he joined a group of cowboys and stopped a cattle stampede.
Teague, Mark
E  TEA

The Dirty Cowboy Telling his faithful dog to make sure nobody touches his clothes but him, a cowboy jumps into a New Mexico river for a bath, not realizing just how much the scrubbing will change his scent.
Timberlake, Amy
E  TIM

Sixteen Cows Rhyming tale of Cowboy Gene and Cowgirl Sue, whose beloved cows get mixed up when a storm blows down the fence.
Wheeler, Lisa
E  WHE