The Toughest Cowboy by John Frank
or How the Wild West Was Tamed (Bccb Blue Ribbon Picture Book Awards (Awards))

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Synopsis

How do you tame the roughest, toughest pack of cowboys to ever ride the open range?
 

About John Frank

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John Frank is also the author of Erin's Voyage, which Publishers Weekly proclaimed "a tale of mystery and wonder." He lives in Kirkland, Washington. Tom Pohrt is the author and illustrator of Having a Wonderful Time and Coyote Goes Walking. He lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
 
Published August 1, 2004 by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers. 48 pages
Genres: Humor & Entertainment, Nature & Wildlife, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction, Westerns. Fiction

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This tall tale—which demystifies the taming of the Wild West—stars cowboy Grizz Brickbottom, who flosses with barbed wire and drinks a quart of Tabasco sauce a day.

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With a mixture of tall-tale exaggeration and the plot of a silly campfire yarn, this tongue-in-cheek story about a quartet of tough cowboys may appeal more to grown-ups than to the picture-book cro

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When Grizz brings Foofy home, the meticulously groomed poodle changes the lives of all four cowboys as the canine wins over the skeptical fellows and they develop new skills in caring for her.

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