Jackson Sundown: Native American Bronco Buster - Grades : 3 - 6
When the U.S. Army Calvary attacked the Nez Perce tribe, Jackson Sundown's trick riding allowed him to escape. For years afterwards he lived a quiet life, until at the age of 49 he entered his first rodeo. His performance was captivating and the crowds loved him! Sundown dreamed of winning first place at a bronc championship--a feat never accomplished by a Native American. Will he win? Find out in this thrilling biography for young readers. Follow Jackson Sundown on his journey from trick-riding at rodeos to the National Cowboy Hall of Fame. His courageous story, told in vibrant illustrations, will inspire children to overcome obstacles on the way to their dream! Fisher, Doris. 2018. Hardcover.