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Ride On, Will Cody!: A Legend of the Pony Express

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Ride On, Will Cody!: A Legend of the Pony Express

By  Caroline Starr Rose , Illustrated By  Joe Lillington
$ 16.99
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According to legend, Will Cody (later known as America’s greatest showman, Buffalo Bill) rode for the Pony Express at the age of fourteen. His most famous ride, recounted in this lyrical verse story, covered 322 miles, required 21 horses, and took over 21 hours to complete.

Caroline Starr Rose is the author of the verse novels May B. (a 2013 ALA Notable Children's Book and a Bank Street Best Children's Book of the year), Blue Birds and the picture book Over in the Wetlands. She's taught both social studies and English in New Mexico, Florida, Virginia, and Louisiana. She currently lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Joe Lillington was born in London and is now based in Bristol. He is a graduate from the University College Falmouth.

ISBN: 9780807570685

ISBN-10: 9780807570685

Publisher: Albert Whitman & Company

Publication Date: 10/01/2017 - 12:00am

On Sale: 10/01/2017 - 12:00am

Pages: 32

Language: English


Juvenile Fiction / Historical / United States / 19th Century

Juvenile Fiction / Westerns