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Bill Pickett: Rodeo-Ridin' Cowboy
Contributor(s): Pinkney, Andrea Davis (Author), Pinkney, Brian (Illustrator)

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ISBN: 0152021035     ISBN-13: 9780152021030
Publisher: Clarion Books
OUR PRICE: $6.79  

Binding Type: Paperback - See All Available Formats & Editions
Published: October 1999
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Annotation: The true sweat-and-dirt tale of the feisty cowboy-child who became the most famous black rodeo performer who ever lived. Includes a note about the history of the black West and a bibliography.

Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Nonfiction | Biography & Autobiography - Sports & Recreation
- Juvenile Nonfiction | Biography & Autobiography - Cultural, Ethnic & Regional
Dewey: B
LCCN: 95035920
Age Level: 4-7
Grade Level: Preschool-2
Lexile Measure: 1000 AD (Adult Directed Text)
Physical Information: 0.14" H x 9.05" W x 10.98" (0.35 lbs) 32 pages
Themes:
- Chronological Period - 1900-1949
- Chronological Period - 1851-1899
- Ethnic Orientation - African American
Features: Bibliography, Ikids, Illustrated, Price on Product
Awards: Reading the West, Winner, Children's, 1997
Review Citations: Publishers Weekly 11/08/1999 pg. 71
Accelerated Reader Info
Quiz #: 14402
Reading Level: 5.4   Interest Level: Middle Grades   Point Value: 0.5
 
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Contributor Bio(s): Pinkney, Brian: - Brian Pinkney is a celebrated picture-book illustrator who has won two Caldecott Honors. His professional recognition includes the Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award and three Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honors. He has collaborated with his wife, author Andrea Davis Pinkney, on several picture books including Duke Ellington: The Piano Prince and His Orchestra and Sleeping Cutie. The Pinkneys live in Brooklyn, New York.Pinkney, Andrea Davis: - Andrea Davis Pinkney is the New York Times best-selling author of several books for young readers, including the novel Bird in a Box, a Today Show Al Roker Book Club for Kids pick, and Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America, winner of the Coretta Scott King Author Award. Additional works include the Caldecott Honor and Coretta Scott King Honor book Duke Ellington, illustrated by her husband, Brian Pinkney; and Let It Shine: Stories of Black Women Freedom Fighters, a Coretta Scott King Honor book and winner of the Carter G. Woodson Award. Andrea Davis Pinkney lives in New York City.
 
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