Cowboy stories

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Chronicle Books,
Pub. Date:
c2007.
Language:
English
Description
From stampeding cattle to steadfast sheriffs, there is something irresistible about a good cowboy story. Cowboys are the quintessential American heroes and their exploits have inspired some of the greatest American writers to craft some of their finest work. In this roundup of the most thrilling, action-packed cowboy tales, you'll find adventure, courage, and suspense, and you'll sample the work of such masters as Louis L'Amour, O. Henry, Elmore Leonard, Annie Proulx, and Dorothy M. Johnson. Coupled with award-winning artist Barry Moser's stunning engravings, these magnificent stories are sure to delight the whole family.
More Details
Contributors:
ISBN:
9780811854184
Also in this Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 685a43ec-27ce-2bc7-14e8-e09386e7b1d9
full_title cowboy
author illustrated by barry moser
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2017-08-14 05:04:25AM

Solr Details

_version_ 1576058983706263552
accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Moser, Barry.
author2 Moser, Barry.
author2-role Moser, Barry.
author_additional illustrated by Barry Moser ; introduction by Peter Glassman.
author_display
availability_toggle_arlington Available Now, Entire Collection
available_at_arlington Westover
callnumber_sort_arlington YS COWBO
collection_arlington Teen Short Stories
date_added 2011-01-26T05:00:00Z
days_since_added 2396
detailed_location_arlington Westover Teen Short Stories
display_description From stampeding cattle to steadfast sheriffs, there is something irresistible about a good cowboy story. Cowboys are the quintessential American heroes and their exploits have inspired some of the greatest American writers to craft some of their finest work. In this roundup of the most thrilling, action-packed cowboy tales, you'll find adventure, courage, and suspense, and you'll sample the work of such masters as Louis L'Amour, O. Henry, Elmore Leonard, Annie Proulx, and Dorothy M. Johnson. Coupled with award-winning artist Barry Moser's stunning engravings, these magnificent stories are sure to delight the whole family.
format_arlington Book
format_boost 10
format_category_arlington Books
grouping_category book
id 685a43ec-27ce-2bc7-14e8-e09386e7b1d9
isbn 9780811854184
item_details ils:.b13010803|.i13419845|Westover Teen Short Stories|YS COWBO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Jul 12, 2017|wyft||
itype_arlington Hardback
language English
language_boost 10
language_boost_es 1
lexile_score -1
lib_boost_arlington 50
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_arlington YS COWBO
local_callnumber_exact_arlington YS COWBO
local_callnumber_left_arlington YS COWBO
local_days_since_added_arlington 2396
num_holdings 1
oclc (OCoLC)74648924
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover
owning_location_arlington Westover
physical 181 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
popularity 5
primary_isbn 9780811854184
publishDate 2007
publishDateSort 2007
publisher Chronicle Books,
rating 2.5
rating_facet oneStar, twoStar
record_details ils:.b13010803|Book|Books||English|Chronicle Books,|c2007.|181 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scope_has_related_records a, arlington, c, d, g, h, o, p, s, u, v, w
scoping_details_arlington ils:.b13010803|.i13419845|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|999|||
subject_facet Children's stories, American, Cowboys -- Fiction, Cowboys -- Juvenile fiction, Short stories
table_of_contents Introduction / by Peter Glassman -- From Shane / by Jack Schaefer -- From Lonesome dove / by Larry McMurtry -- Top hand / by Luke Short -- A buffalo hunt / by Nat Love -- The gift of Cochise / by Louis L'Amour -- The blood bay / by Annie Proulx -- Three-ten to Yuma / by Elmore Leonard -- From The secret life of cowboys / by Tom Groneberg -- Twelve o'clock / by Stephen Crane -- From Riders of the purple sage / by Zane Grey -- Shallow graves / by E. C. "Teddy Blue" Abbott -- I woke up wicked / by Dorothy M. Johnson -- The bandana / by J. Frank Dobie -- From The Virginian / by Owen Wister -- Wine on the desert / by Max Brand -- From Biting the dust / by Dirk Johnson -- Hewey and the wagon cook / by Elmer Kelton -- From Breaking clean / by Judy Blunt -- The reformation of Calliope / by O. Henry -- Long ride back / by Ed Gorman -- Home on the range / by Brewster Higley.
target_audience Young Adult
target_audience_full Young Adult
title Cowboy stories
title_display Cowboy stories
title_full Cowboy stories / illustrated by Barry Moser ; introduction by Peter Glassman
title_short Cowboy stories
title_sort cowboy stories