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Bronco Charlie and the Pony Express (On My Own History)

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Publisher Comments:

Relates how, in 1861, a boy named Charlie Miller became the youngest rider for the Pony Express, a mail service that linked the east and west coasts of the United States.

Review:

"With dialogue and events taken from Charlie's own stories, the book is an exciting bit of history that is fun to read." School Library Journal

Review:

"Orback's paintings bring the story to life, clearly illustrating Charlie's fear on that first harrowing night as a mail carrier. The book is completed by a short biography of the real Bronco Charlie." Children's Literature

About the Author

Brill holds a Master's degree in early childhood education and spent 13 years as a special educator.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781575056180
Author:
Brill, Marlene Targ
Publisher:
Carolrhoda Books
Illustrator:
Orback, Craig
Location:
Minneapolis
Subject:
Communication
Subject:
History
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Historical - United States - 19th Century
Subject:
Postal service
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - Historical
Subject:
Pony express
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Postal service -- United States -- History.
Subject:
Children s-Adventure Stories
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
On My Own History
Series Volume:
Bd. 4
Publication Date:
20040131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Primary
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
9.04x5.84x.15 in. .24 lbs.
Age Level:
07-10

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Product details 48 pages Carolrhoda Books - English 9781575056180 Reviews:
"Review" by , "With dialogue and events taken from Charlie's own stories, the book is an exciting bit of history that is fun to read."
"Review" by , "Orback's paintings bring the story to life, clearly illustrating Charlie's fear on that first harrowing night as a mail carrier. The book is completed by a short biography of the real Bronco Charlie."
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