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Surprise for a Cowboy

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When Uncle Mack asks Danny to spend the summer with him on the Bar-K Ranch, Danny is in for a time of great fun and much learning as he comes to understand what it really means to be a cowboy.
Hardcover, 83 pages
Published January 1st 1950 by HarperCollins Children's Books
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Jun 07, 2012 rated it it was ok
There's never been another author quite like Clyde Robert Bulla. Many would consider his books to be in the "easy reader" category, and I suppose that they are, but somehow they feel more like regular middle-grade novels despite the simplicity of the stories. Clyde Robert Bulla's tales are angst-free and often don't contain a single mean or unpleasant character, yet the happy endings don't feel cheap or too easily won, as if they were handed to the main characters without their having to work f ...more
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Born to be a Writer
Almost as far back as he can remember, Clyde Robert Bulla wanted to write. Born on a farm in a small town in Missouri, Mr. Bulla's first school was a one-room country schoolhouse. One day his teacher asked each first grade student what he or she would do with a thousand dollars. Young Clyde answered that he would buy a table. His classmates laughed heartily, and his teacher was
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