Item description for Tenth Avenue Cowboy by Linda Oatman High & Bill Farnsworth...
Overview Ben has always dreamed of becoming a cowboy, but after he and his family move from the West to New York City, they must give up their ranch. Then Ben learns that there are cowboys in New York City. Full color.
Publishers Description Ben has always dreamed of becoming a cowboy. But when he and his family move from the West to New York City, they have to give up their ranch and their horses.
In the city Ben feels lonely and homesick for the ranch. But then one day he discovers the Tenth Avenue Cowboys, who ride their horses through the city to warn of approaching trains. He can hardly believe that there are cowboys in the city
Brought to life by dramatic illustrations, this historically based tale reveals how one boy's dream helps him accept his new home.
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Studio: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 11.3" Width: 9.3" Height: 0.6" Weight: 1 lbs.
Release Date Jul 1, 2008
Publisher Eerdmans Books for Young Readers
Grade Level Multiple Grades
ISBN 0802853307 ISBN13 9780802853301
Availability 0 units.
More About Linda Oatman High & Bill Farnsworth
Linda Oatman High is the author of "Barn Savers, "illustrated byTed Lewin, "Booklist "1999 Best Picture Book of the Year; "Beekeepers, "illustrated by Doug Chayka; and "The Christmas Star, "illustrated by Ronald Himler. She is also the author of the novels "Mazie, Hound Heaven, The Summer of the Great Divide, "and "AStone's Throw from Paradise. "Ms. High lives in Narvon, Pennsylvania. Kestutis Kasparavicius has illustrated more than thirty books for children, most of which have been published in Europe. In 1993 he was honored as Illustrator of the Year by the Bologna Book Fair, and his illustrations have been selected for the fair's exhibition nine times. He lives in Vilnius, Lithuania."
Linda Oatman High currently resides in Narvon, in the state of Pennsylvania.