Cowboy Up!: Ride the Navajo Rodeo (Hardcover)
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It's morning at the rodeo. Riders are standing by. Horses are in the chutes. "Cowboy up " the announcer calls. Then the excitement begins in this riveting collection, narrative poems give voice to the individual competitors, lively prose explains rodeo events, and evocative photographs show off the riders and ropers, the horses, bulls, and broncs. It all adds up to an unforgettable close-up view of Navajo rodeo over the course of one action-packed day.
About the Author
Nancy Bo Flood is a counselor, teacher, and parent. She has conducted workshops on child abuse, learning disabilities, play therapy, and creative writing. Ms. Flood has lived in Malawi, Hawaii, Japan, and Saipan, where "Warriors "takes place. She lives on the Navajo Nation Reservation, near Flagstaff, Arizona.