Ride into the life of a Native American cowboy!
When the U.S. Army Calvary attacked the Nez Perce tribe, Jackson Sundown's trick riding allowed him to escape. For years afterwards he lived a quiet life, until at the age of 49 he entered his first rodeo. His performance was captivating and the crowds loved him! Sundown dreamed of winning first place at a bronc championship--a feat never accomplished by a Native American. Will he win? Find out in this thrilling biography for young readers. Follow Jackson Sundown on his journey from trick-riding at rodeos to the National Cowboy Hall of Fame. His courageous story, told in vibrant illustrations, will inspire children to overcome obstacles on the way to their dream!
|Publisher:||Arcadia Publishing SC|
|Product dimensions:||8.30(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.50(d)|
|Age Range:||3 - 8 Years|
About the Author
Doris Fisher is a retired kindergarten teacher working as a children's writer. She has published several children's picture books and is a member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. Spending her time creating children's activities and visiting local schools, she lives in Kingwood, Texas.