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Real Cowboys

Written by Kate Hoefler & illustrated by Jonathan Bean
Published by Houghton Mifflin
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In Kate Hoefler’s realistic and poetic picture book debut about the wide open West, the myth of rowdy, rough-riding cowboys and cowgirls is remade. A timely and multifaceted portrayal reveals a lifestyle that is as diverse as it contrary to what we’ve come to expect.

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Who Wrote Real Cowboys

Kate Hoefler

Kate Hoefler received her MFA in poetry from the University of Michigan, where she studied as a Colby Fellow. She is the author of <em>Real Cowboys</em> and <em>Great Big Things</em>. She lives in a quiet village in Ohio where she can hear the distant sounds of the highway.

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Who Illustrated Real Cowboys

Jonathan Bean

Jonathan Bean’s illustrations and writings have received widespread recognition. He has won the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award twice, for <i>At Night</i> and <i>Building Our House</i>.

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