Buffalo Music (Hardcover)

By Tracey Fern, Lauren Castillo (Illustrator)

Clarion Books, 9780618723416, 32pp.

Publication Date: May 19, 2008

List Price: 17.99*
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Beautifully told by Tracey Fern and warmly illustrated by Caldecott Honor winner Lauren Castillo, this is the story of one woman's quest to save the buffalo that once roamed the West. Based on the work of Mary Ann Goodnight, a pioneer credited with forming one of the first captive buffalo herds in the late 1800s and saving them from extinction. 

About the Author

Tracey Fern is the author of several children’s books including Buffalo Music, an ALA Notable Book. She lives with her family in Newtown, Massachusetts and can be visited online at traceyfern.com

Lauren Castillo has illustrated many picture books and has also written and illustrated several, including the Caldecott Honor book Nana in the City. She lives in Harrisburg, PA, and you can also find her at www.laurencastillo.blogspot.com and follow her on Twitter @studiocastillo.