Jackson Sundown (Hardcover)

Native American Bronco Buster

By Doris Fisher, Sarah Cotton (Illustrator)

Pel, 9781455623617, 32pp.

Publication Date: January 29, 2018

List Price: 16.99*
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Description

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