The Cowboy Who Was Scared of Horses – PB
InformationWritten by local Australian author Michelle Path.
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ISBN: 9781910832141Format: SoftcoverPages: 32 pagesCountry of Origin: AustraliaPublisher: Rowanvale BooksAge Group: Young ReaderSize: 215 x 215 mm
The rodeo is about to arrive in town and all the cowboys want to impress the cowgirls with their riding skills.Cowboy Marty lives on Seven Star Ranch and rides a bicycle to do his chores. He wants to impress the cowgirls too but there is just one problem: he is scared of horses. To stop anybody finding out, he puts an advert in the local newspaper asking for help.
To his surprise, a skilled rider named Marjorie shows up on his ranch and is willing to teach him to ride. However, Marty has skills of his own. Can he teach her some valuable lessons in return?
About the Author:
Michelle Path is an Australian children’s author. She has always been an avid reader and fondly recalls reading many wonderful books as a child. In primary school her class were asked to write and illustrate a book, and there her dream of becoming a writer was born. Michelle’s main goal is to encourage children to enjoy reading; she aims to write books that are fun to read but also have an educational slant or moral to them. Many of her books contain themes such as caring for the environment and animals, along with a good dose of humour.
When Michelle is not writing, she enjoys spending time with her kelpie, Ruffy, and riding her horses; she is often found competing in dressage competitions. She also enjoys spending time at the beach, walking her dogs, going to the theatre and seeing concerts.