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Cowboys and Cowgirls

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By Gail Gibbons (Trade Paperback, 2003)
In words and pictures, this book captures all the excitement and adventure of the Wild West. Gibbons's colorful watercolors deftly recreate cowboys clothing, equipment, and lifestyle, and the lively text includes descriptions of famous cowboys and cowgirls, as well as historical facts. Full color.
  • Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
    • Format: Trade Paperback

    • Price: $8.00 US/$9.00 CAN

    • ISBN-13: 9780316168595

    • On Sale Date: 07/01/2003

    • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

    • Imprint: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

    Formats Available: Trade Paperback

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In words and pictures, this book captures all the excitement and adventure of the Wild West. Gibbons's colorful watercolors deftly recreate cowboys clothing, equipment, and lifestyle, and the lively text includes descriptions of famous cowboys and cowgirls, as well as historical facts. Full color.

Gail Gibbons has written and illustrated more than one hundred informational books for children. A talented writer who turns fact into entertainment, she has traveled across the country to research topics as diverse as deep-sea submersibles, the largest tree in the world, and more. Gail Gibbons divides her time between a cottage on Matinicus Island off the coast of Maine and a farmhouse in Vermont surrounded by sugar maple trees.
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    "Almost everything kids ever wanted to know about cowboys is packed into this colorful picture book."
    -Booklist

    Exploring the Deep, Dark Sea:
    "An evocative and fact-filled entrée to oceanography, this'll whet kids' appetites for more technical and detailed approaches."
    -Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books

    Knights in Shining Armor:
    "Children won't want to surrender this book, so buy multiple copies."
    -Booklist

    "A shining example of the type of non-fiction that Gibbons does well."
    -School Library Journal

    Pirates: Robbers of the High Seas:
    "A successful melding of fun and fact."
    -Booklist

    Recycle! A Handbook for Kids:
    "Attractive and timely, an excellent introduction."
    -Kirkus

    "Here's Gibbons, doing what she does best - taking a subject that's interesting to kids (and part of the curriculum), honing it down to the essential information, and presenting it in an appealing format."
    -Booklist

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Cowboys and Cowgirls
  • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Price: $8.00 US/$9.00 CAN
  • Pages: 32
  • Physical Dimensions: 10" x 10"
  • ISBN-13: 9780316168595
  • On Sale Date: 07/01/2003
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