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Publisher Comments:

The Brave Cowboy was originally published in 1959 (Harcourt Brace & Co.) and sold over 230,000 copies in four languages. Although the book has been out of print for over 15 years, a faithful following of the work is stillevident as fans continue to post glowing reviews on Amazon.com. New fans of the work are sure to emerge as well because of the irresistible story Joan offers of one boy's special day of imaginative adventure. This adorable gift book for children features Joan's black and red line drawings on cream-colored stock. The red illustrations represent the brave cowboy's imaginary world of bandits, rattlesnakes, stagecoaches, and fair maidens. Joan's inspiration for the main character came from her son when he was about three years old.

Synopsis:

"Once there was a cowboy. He was strong and brave. He was not afraid of coyotes. He was not afraid of mountain lions. He was not afraid of ornery rustlers. . . ." --from The Brave Cowboy

This adorable gift book for children features Joan's black and red line drawings on cream-colored stock. The red illustrations represent the brave cowboy's imaginary world of bandits, rattlesnakes, stagecoaches, and fair maidens. Joan's inspiration for the main character came from her son when he was about three years old.

About the Author

Joan Walsh Anglund is a well-established author and artist who has sold millions of books for children and adults over the last six decades. Fanstreasure her depictions of love, friendship, and spirituality, and characters from her works have been seen on greeting cards, stationery, Christmas ornaments, and clothing.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780740706493
Author:
Anglund, Joan Walsh
Publisher:
Andrews McMeel Publishing
Author:
Walsh Anglund, Joan
Author:
J
Author:
oan Walsh Anglund
Location:
Kansas City, Mo.
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Fiction - General
Subject:
Cowboys
Subject:
Imagination
Subject:
Sports & Recreation - Imaginative Play
Subject:
Play
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Imagination & Play
Subject:
Children s-Imagination and Play
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardback
Series Volume:
[29]
Publication Date:
October 2000
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
6 x 6 in 5.565 oz
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
04-08

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"Synopsis" by , "Once there was a cowboy. He was strong and brave. He was not afraid of coyotes. He was not afraid of mountain lions. He was not afraid of ornery rustlers. . . ." --from The Brave Cowboy

This adorable gift book for children features Joan's black and red line drawings on cream-colored stock. The red illustrations represent the brave cowboy's imaginary world of bandits, rattlesnakes, stagecoaches, and fair maidens. Joan's inspiration for the main character came from her son when he was about three years old.

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