Young Cowboy – Will James
Hardcover reprint in 2001 (original printing 1935)
This copy is new and not available on Amazon.
This is a good book for children, or anybody who loves a good read about horses and kids.
Young Billy Roper grows up on a ranch and learns about the hard work, skills, and responsibilities required of a cowboy. Readers ages 8 and up who have dreamed of riding and owing a horse will gallop through Young Cowboy, reining in just long enough to imagine themselves in the 31 line drawings and 5 color painting that illustrate the story.