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Pecos Bill

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 46 Ratings and 15 Reviews

Book Description
Take a rollicking ride through the Wild West with the original cowboy, Pecos Bill. Raised by coyotes to brave the great frontier, Pecos rides his wild mustang Widow Maker and invents the first rough-and-tumble cattle drive. Then he mounts a runaway cyclone like a buckin' bronco to create the Great Salt Lake. Rich in language and imagery, Pecos Bill is a fast and furious fantasy your students will ... More
Book Information
PublisherSpotlight Publications
BindingLibrary Binding (21 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages36
ISBN-101591977681
ISBN-13978-1591977681
Publication Date09/01/2004
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About Brian Gleeson (Author) : Brian Gleeson is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Brian Gleeson include Koi and the Kola Nuts (Rabbit Ears: A Classic Tale), Rabbit Ears set 3, Anansi (Rabbit E... more
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About Tim Raglin (Illustrator) : Tim Raglin was born and raised in Independence, Kansas, where he lives today. Starting at age eight, he received private art instruction and quickly developed a fascination for illustrative art that c... more
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Reader Comments
3/8/2008 Kim Wheedleton said:
This is just a fun, fun version of the classic tall tale! And kids just love the illustrations - judging from the giggles and smiles of my 2nd and 3rd grade students each time I shared it with them. And to experience this book along with the audio by Robin Williams makes it even more of an absolut... more

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