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Black cowboy, wild horses : a true story

Author: Julius Lester; Jerry Pinkney
Publisher: New York : Dial Books, 1998. ©1998
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Fiction : Primary school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Bob Lemmons is famous for his ability to track wild horses. He rides his horse, Warrior, picks up the trail of mustangs, then runs with them day and night until they accept his presence. Bob and Warrior must then challenge the stallion for leadership of the wild herd. A victorious Bob leads the mustangs across the wide plains and for one last spectacular run before guiding them into the corral. Bob's job is done,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Picture books
Biographical fiction
Picture books for children
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Biography Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lester, Julius.
Black cowboy, wild horses.
New York : Dial Books, ©1998
(OCoLC)698026134
Named Person: Bob Lemmons; Bob Lemmons
Material Type: Biography, Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Julius Lester; Jerry Pinkney
ISBN: 9780803717879 0803717873 9780803717886 0803717881
OCLC Number: 37107211
Notes: Adapted from the short story "The man who was a horse" in Julius Lester's Long journey home (1972).
Awards: Winner of Parents Choice Award (Fall) (1998-2007) (Silver) 1998
Short-listed for Black-Eyed Susan Award (Picture Book) 1999
Target Audience: Ages 4-8.; Elementary Grade.; 710
Description: 40 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Responsibility: Julius Lester ; Jerry Pinkney.

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Bob Lemmons is famous for his ability to track wild horses. He rides his horse, Warrior, picks up the trail of mustangs, then runs with them day and night until they accept his presence. Bob and Warrior must then challenge the stallion for leadership of the wild herd. A victorious Bob leads the mustangs across the wide plains and for one last spectacular run before guiding them into the corral. Bob's job is done, but he dreams of galloping with Warrior forever -- to where the sky and land meet.

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