The Last Rodeo

The Last Rodeo
Author: Delores Fossen
Publsiher: HQN Books
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2018-06-26
ISBN 10: 1488080542
ISBN 13: 9781488080548
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Last Rodeo Book Review:

The most important two words for this Wrangler’s Creek rodeo cowboy? I do... Lucian Granger isn’t winning any Mr. Cowboy Congeniality awards. Known in his small Texas town as “Lucifer” thanks to his surly nature and knack for scaring people away from getting too close, the handsome rancher has no trouble ignoring the gossip. But when he’s in danger of losing the land he’s put his blood, sweat and tears into maintaining, Lucian sets out to prove he’s a changed man—by claiming he’s about to settle down with his invaluable assistant, Karlee O’Malley. Their pending nuptials may be just for show, but from the moment they kiss, the proverbial fireworks start going off in his head—and in his heart. Before long, the man who’s usually as emotional as a brick wall is tired of pretending and wants to share a real future with Karlee. With his world suddenly turned upside down, Lucian will risk losing the business and the ranch if it means holding on to the one woman worth becoming a better man for.

The Last Rodeo

The Last Rodeo
Author: Ron Johnson
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 149
Release: 2012-04-01
ISBN 10: 1627934456
ISBN 13: 9781627934459
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Last Rodeo Book Review:

Epic in scope in the tradition of Sometimes a Great Notion, this novel explores the values of the American West as three generations carve out a working ranch in the Idaho Panhandle. On the weekend of their 60th wedding anniversary, Ray and Betsy hold a family gathering in a final celebration at the Omak Stampede Rodeo where their eldest son, Arnie, struggles to put his life back together after his wife’s death. At this rodeo once again Arnie’s life will change forever. And back on the ranch Ray and Betsy will make their last, most difficult stand as Ray shows how it’s done the cowboy way.

The Last Rodeo

The Last Rodeo
Author: Patricia Richard
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 66
Release: 2012-11-06
ISBN 10: 9780615720067
ISBN 13: 0615720064
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Last Rodeo Book Review:

The remarkable true story of a life set back on track after her "last rodeo" in the Louisiana prison system.

His Last Rodeo

His Last Rodeo
Author: Claire McEwen
Publsiher: Harlequin
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2017-05-01
ISBN 10: 1488017026
ISBN 13: 9781488017025
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

His Last Rodeo Book Review:

Back in the saddle again… Tyler Ellis catches Kit Hayes completely off guard when he swaggers back home and into the bar she manages. Since high school, he's been a champion rodeo star…a notorious playboy…and now, apparently, a bar owner. She accepts his offer of a hefty bonus and helps him transform the place because she's desperate to escape their tiny town in the Sierras. She doesn't expect him to work this hard beside her. Where's the cocky cowboy he's supposed to be? Instead she discovers he's still the sweet, genuine young man she once knew. And so much more…including a threat to the adventurous life she craves.

The Last Cowboys A Pioneer Family in the New West

The Last Cowboys  A Pioneer Family in the New West
Author: John Branch
Publsiher: W. W. Norton & Company
Total Pages: 288
Release: 2018-05-15
ISBN 10: 0393292355
ISBN 13: 9780393292350
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Last Cowboys A Pioneer Family in the New West Book Review:

"A can't-put-it-down modern Western." —Kirk Siegler, NPR Longlisted for the PEN/ESPN Award for Literary Sports Writing The Last Cowboys is Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter John Branch’s epic tale of one American family struggling to hold on to the fading vestiges of the Old West. For generations, the Wrights of southern Utah have raised cattle and world-champion saddle-bronc riders—many call them the most successful rodeo family in history. Now they find themselves fighting to save their land and livelihood as the West is transformed by urbanization, battered by drought, and rearranged by public-land disputes. Could rodeo, of all things, be the answer? Written with great lyricism and filled with vivid scenes of heartache and broken bones, The Last Cowboys is a powerful testament to the grit and integrity that fuel the American Dream.

The Cowboy s Last Rodeo

The Cowboy s Last Rodeo
Author: Jeannie Watt
Publsiher: Tule Publishing
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2018-09-11
ISBN 10: 194906882X
ISBN 13: 9781949068825
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Cowboy s Last Rodeo Book Review:

Shane Marvell's career as a rodeo rider is ending far too soon. He doesn’t have a plan B, so during his last season, he’s all in, determined to win as much prize money as possible--even if it means riding injured and taking more risks than he should. Ella Etxeberri has always played it safe, so when her life still takes a bad turn despite her caution, she wonders if it isn’t time to see what she’s been missing. While researching risk behaviors in rodeo riders, she meets Shane Marvell, a cowboy who merits additional study of the personal variety. Just as Ella is hitting the point to embrace risk, Shane is pulling back. He knows Ella’s all-in approach is born of curiosity and whim. He’s not what she wants forever, and perhaps Ella is one risk he can't allow himself to take.

Peyton Manning

Peyton Manning
Author: Mark Kiszla
Publsiher: Rowman & Littlefield
Total Pages: 292
Release: 2016-09-30
ISBN 10: 1630762857
ISBN 13: 9781630762858
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Peyton Manning Book Review:

Peyton Manning is America’s quarterback. And America loves a great comeback story. Less than two years after Manning was fired from the Indianapolis Colts, he led the Denver Broncos to the Super Bowl and won pro football’s Most Valuable Player award for the fifth time. In 2013, Manning broke the league record for touchdown passes in a single season, despite a body weakened by multiple neck surgeries that threatened to end his career. Manning did it against all odds, in a manner inspirational to any football fan—or anybody who has ever lost a job and been forced to start over. Peyton Manning: The Last Rodeo follows Manning’s remarkable season with the Broncos on a wild ride to the championship game. Through it all, from the suspension of a star teammate to the heart ailment of his head coach, Manning carried the Broncos and reminded us why he is one of America’s most beloved role models.

Last Rodeo

Last Rodeo
Author: George Lee Miller
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2020-09-05
ISBN 10: 9781734156485
ISBN 13: 1734156481
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Last Rodeo Book Review:

A rodeo cowboy turns up dead at the San Antonio rodeo clutching an empty snuff can inscribed with Nick Fischer's name and a pocket full of painkillers. Was it a cry for help-the young cowboy was a veteran-or was it an accusation? Nick finds himself on the wrong side of the law, again, as he struggles to find the answers that will clear his name and catch a killer before it's too late.

The Last Rodeo

The Last Rodeo
Author: Delores Fossen
Publsiher: HQN Books
Total Pages: 400
Release: 2018-06-26
ISBN 10: 9781335632005
ISBN 13: 133563200X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Last Rodeo Book Review:

The most important two words for this Wrangler's Creek rodeo cowboy? I do... Lucian Granger isn't winning any Mr. Cowboy Congeniality awards. Known in his small Texas town as "Lucifer" thanks to his surly nature and knack for scaring people away from getting too close, the handsome rancher has no trouble ignoring the gossip. But when he's in danger of losing the land he's put his blood, sweat and tears into maintaining, Lucian sets out to prove he's a changed man--by claiming he's about to settle down with his invaluable assistant, Karlee O'Malley. Their pending nuptials may be just for show, but from the moment they kiss, the proverbial fireworks start going off in his head--and in his heart. Before long, the man who's usually as emotional as a brick wall is tired of pretending and wants to share a real future with Karlee. With his world suddenly turned upside down, Lucian will risk losing the business and the ranch if it means holding on to the one woman worth becoming a better man for.

Last Rodeo

Last Rodeo
Author: George Lee Miller
Publsiher: Frio Press LLC
Total Pages: 290
Release: 2020-02-23
ISBN 10: 1734156465
ISBN 13: 9781734156461
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Last Rodeo Book Review:

A COWBOY TURNS UP DEAD at the San Antonio rodeo. In his hands are a pistol and an empty snuff can filled with painkillers. Was it a cry for help—the young man was a wounded veteran—or was it murder? The ME rules suicide and the politically motivated DA is all too happy to file charges against Nick Fischer. His pistol was in the dead man’s hand. The move puts Nick on the wrong side of the law, opposite SAPD detective Diana Ochoa, his new girlfriend. But the cowboy’s estranged father thinks his son was murdered and hires Nick to find the killer. The clues link the cowboy to a sleazy doctor operating a pill mill and an enforcer with shadowy ties to a Mexican drug cartel. When Nick exposes the operation, Diana’s six-year-old son turns up missing, and the only witness is found hanging from a river bridge. There’s a warning—drop the case or the boy dies. With no backup and time running out, Nick must face the cartel enforcer alone to save the boy and bring a killer to justice.

Aloha Rodeo

Aloha Rodeo
Author: David Wolman,Julian Smith
Publsiher: HarperCollins
Total Pages: 256
Release: 2019-05-28
ISBN 10: 0062836021
ISBN 13: 9780062836021
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Aloha Rodeo Book Review:

The triumphant true story of the native Hawaiian cowboys who crossed the Pacific to shock America at the 1908 world rodeo championships Oregon Book Award winner * An NPR Best Book of the Year * Pacific Northwest Book Award finalist * A Reading the West Book Awards finalist "Groundbreaking. … A must-read. ... An essential addition." —True West In August 1908, three unknown riders arrived in Cheyenne, Wyoming, their hats adorned with wildflowers, to compete in the world’s greatest rodeo. Steer-roping virtuoso Ikua Purdy and his cousins Jack Low and Archie Ka’au’a had travelled 4,200 miles from Hawaii, of all places, to test themselves against the toughest riders in the West. Dismissed by whites, who considered themselves the only true cowboys, the native Hawaiians would astonish the country, returning home champions—and American legends. An unforgettable human drama set against the rough-knuckled frontier, David Wolman and Julian Smith’s Aloha Rodeo unspools the fascinating and little-known true story of the Hawaiian cowboys, or paniolo, whose 1908 adventure upended the conventional history of the American West. What few understood when the three paniolo rode into Cheyenne is that the Hawaiians were no underdogs. They were the product of a deeply engrained cattle culture that was twice as old as that of the Great Plains, for Hawaiians had been chasing cattle over the islands’ rugged volcanic slopes and through thick tropical forests since the late 1700s. Tracing the life story of Purdy and his cousins, Wolman and Smith delve into the dual histories of ranching and cowboys in the islands, and the meteoric rise and sudden fall of Cheyenne, “Holy City of the Cow.” At the turn of the twentieth century, larger-than-life personalities like “Buffalo Bill” Cody and Theodore Roosevelt capitalized on a national obsession with the Wild West and helped transform Cheyenne’s annual Frontier Days celebration into an unparalleled rodeo spectacle, the “Daddy of ‘em All.” The hopes of all Hawaii rode on the three riders’ shoulders during those dusty days in August 1908. The U.S. had forcibly annexed the islands just a decade earlier. The young Hawaiians brought the pride of a people struggling to preserve their cultural identity and anxious about their future under the rule of overlords an ocean away. In Cheyenne, they didn’t just astound the locals; they also overturned simplistic thinking about cattle country, the binary narrative of “cowboys versus Indians,” and the very concept of the Wild West. Blending sport and history, while exploring questions of identity, imperialism, and race, Aloha Rodeo spotlights an overlooked and riveting chapter in the saga of the American West.

The Last Rodeo The Last Rodeo Cowboy Blues

The Last Rodeo The Last Rodeo Cowboy Blues
Author: Delores Fossen
Publsiher: HarperCollins Australia
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2018-08-01
ISBN 10: 1489267522
ISBN 13: 9781489267528
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Last Rodeo The Last Rodeo Cowboy Blues Book Review:

The most important two words for this Wrangler's Creek rodeo cowboy? I do... Lucian Granger isn't winning any Mr. Cowboy Congeniality awards. Known in his small Texas town as 'Lucifer' thanks to his surly nature and knack for scaring people away from getting too close, the handsome rancher has no trouble ignoring the gossip. But when he's in danger of losing the land he's put his blood, sweat and tears into maintaining, Lucian sets out to prove he's a changed man – by claiming he's about to settle down with his invaluable assistant, Karlee O'Malley. Their pending nuptials may be just for show, but from the moment they kiss, the proverbial fireworks start going off in his head – and in his heart. Before long, the man who's usually as emotional as a brick wall is tired of pretending and wants to share a real future with Karlee. With his world suddenly turned upside down, Lucian will risk losing the business and the ranch if it means holding on to the one woman worth becoming a better man for. Also includes a bonus novella, Cowboy Blues.

The Triplets Rodeo Man

The Triplets  Rodeo Man
Author: Tina Leonard
Publsiher: Harlequin
Total Pages: 224
Release: 2009-03-01
ISBN 10: 142683019X
ISBN 13: 9781426830198
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Triplets Rodeo Man Book Review:

Jack Morgan came home to the Morgans' Texas ranch on urgent family business—not to get roped into marriage. But he's finding it impossible to steer clear of his attraction to angelic Cricket Jasper. Now the virtuous deacon is pregnant…with triplets! The sexy rodeo rider has always been in Cricket's secret prayers. But she never dreamed she'd be having Jack's babies! She knows the firstborn Morgan son came home to make things right with his estranged father. Now he's about to become a father. What will it take to make a family man out of this wandering rover? Because if three babies and the love of a good woman aren't enough to settle down this lonesome cowboy, nothing will be!

Rodeo

Rodeo
Author: Elizabeth Atwood Lawrence
Publsiher: University of Chicago Press
Total Pages: 288
Release: 1984-05-15
ISBN 10: 0226469557
ISBN 13: 9780226469553
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Rodeo Book Review:

Describes the sport of rodeo, traces its history, looks at the man-horse relationship, and examines the role of animals in the rodeo

The Last Deployment

The Last Deployment
Author: Bronson Lemer
Publsiher: Univ of Wisconsin Press
Total Pages: 223
Release: 2011-06-08
ISBN 10: 0299282139
ISBN 13: 9780299282134
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Last Deployment Book Review:

In 2003, after serving five and a half years as a carpenter in a North Dakota National Guard engineer unit, Bronson Lemer was ready to leave the military behind. But six months short of completing his commitment to the army, Lemer was deployed on a yearlong tour of duty to Iraq. Leaving college life behind in the Midwest, he yearns for a lost love and quietly dreams of a future as an openly gay man outside the military. He discovers that his father’s lifelong example of silent strength has taught him much about being a man, and these lessons help him survive in a war zone and to conceal his sexuality, as he is required to do by the U.S. military. The Last Deployment is a moving, provocative chronicle of one soldier’s struggle to reconcile military brotherhood with self-acceptance. Lemer captures the absurd nuances of a soldier’s daily life: growing a mustache to disguise his fear, wearing pantyhose to battle sand fleas, and exchanging barbs with Iraqis while driving through Baghdad. But most strikingly, he describes the poignant reality faced by gay servicemen and servicewomen, who must mask their identities while serving a country that disowns them. Often funny, sometimes anguished, The Last Deployment paints a deeply personal portrait of war in the twenty-first century. InSight Out Book Club selection Bronson Lemer named one of Instinct magazine’s Leading Men 2011 QPB Book Club selection Finalist, Minnesota Book Awards Finalist, Over the Rainbow Selection, American Library Association Amazon Top Ten 10 Gay & Lesbian Books of 2011

Rodeo Nights

Rodeo Nights
Author: Patricia McLinn
Publsiher: Craig Place Books
Total Pages: 256
Release: 2010-11-14
ISBN 10: 1939215013
ISBN 13: 9781939215017
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Rodeo Nights Book Review:

Time hasn't dimmed their bone-deep passion . . . Ten years ago, Kalli left her rodeo bull-rider husband, Walker Riley, unable to bear her terrible fear for him. Or the fear that she might love him too much. But passion wasn't enough to overcome fear a decade ago . . . Walker faces down charging bulls every day, but working with Kalli for a summer as they try to save the Wyoming rodeo that means so much to their beloved mutual mentor, just might break him. Can the present carry them past the fears and broken trust ... to a future together again? ~ ~ ~ ~ RODEO NIGHTS is a prequel to WHERE LOVE LIVES: THE INHERITANCE, Book 6 of the Wyoming Wildflowers series. You meet Zoe Parisi in JACK’S HEART and her grandparents Ruth and Hugh Moski have appeared in each of the Wyoming Wildflowers stories. You can see Matt Halderman at the start of his rodeo cowboy career in RODEO NIGHTS, the emotional second-chance-at-love story of Kalli and Walker. Patricia says: Rodeo Nights is a favorite of long-time readers. It also holds a special place for me, since I've named two of my adopted rescue collies Riley and Kalli! - - - - "Great romance!" ­ Which is your favorite Patricia McLinn book and why? ­ "RODEO NIGHTS, hands down. Cowboys-rodeo-Wyoming! Reunion love ... Wonderful characters. I loved everything about this story." - Mona Montana, Reader Hall of Fame ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Get all the blooms in the Wyoming Wildflowers Series today! Prequel — Wyoming Wildflowers: The Beginning (Snowberry) * Almost a Bride (Indian Paintbrush) * Match Made in Wyoming (Fireweed) * My Heart Remembers (Bur Marigold) -- A New World (prequel to Jack’s Heart) Jack’s Heart (Yellow Monkeyflower) -- Rodeo Nights (prequel to Where Love Lives) Where Love Lives: The Inheritance (Threadleaf Phacelia) A Cowboy Wedding, coming in 2017 * Wyoming Wildflowers Trilogy Boxed Set (3 Books in 1) Buy the entire Wyoming Wildflowers collection (Books 1-6, plus prequels) for one great price .... Wyoming Wildflowers: The Collection ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Reader Reviews for Patricia McLinn’s Wyoming Wildflowers stories: “Each one was totally different, characters were unique and totally believable!! Enjoy!!! “Amazing and touching story.” "If you love to laugh; love to cry; or love to laugh and cry at the same time, then you'll definitely want to read Almost a Bride." "Smart, stubborn and irresistible." “… So enjoyable I couldn’t put it down until I finished it.” “Excellent book! I read it straight in one whole day. Recommend it to anyone!” “Delightful!” ”Nothing short of heart consuming and thrilling. I've loved every one and feel like I know the people personally. I can't wait for the next installment.”

The Ranger s Rodeo Rebel

The Ranger s Rodeo Rebel
Author: Pamela Britton
Publsiher: Harlequin
Total Pages: 224
Release: 2016-06-01
ISBN 10: 1488006229
ISBN 13: 9781488006227
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Ranger s Rodeo Rebel Book Review:

In July 2016 HARLEQUIN AMERICAN ROMANCE will become HARLEQUIN WESTERN ROMANCE. Same great stories, new name! A PROMISE TO PROTECT Under the guise of taking over the family's rodeo act, former Army Ranger Chance Reynolds is actually home to protect their star trick rider, Carolina Cruthers, from her ex. Keeping an eye on the spunky blonde isn't a problem. Keeping things professional? That's getting harder every day. Though Caro feels safe with Chance, she knows getting involved with her boss would be a bad idea, never mind dragging him into her messy past. But life on the rodeo trail draws them closer, and what started as a short-term arrangement suddenly feels anything but temporary. Can Chance convince Caro that they should team up forever?

Rodeo Red

Rodeo Red
Author: Maripat Perkins
Publsiher: Peachtree Publishers
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2021-02-15
ISBN 10: 1682633497
ISBN 13: 9781682633496
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Rodeo Red Book Review:

A girl and her dog are happier than two buttons on a new shirt―until her new baby brother shows up. A rip-roarin’ sibling tale for storytime! ★ “A rootin’-tootin’ tale that won’t fail to quick-draw a smile.” ―Booklist, STARRED REVIEW “Giddy-up, big sisters!” ―Kirkus Reviews Rodeo Red and her hound dog Rusty are happier than two buttons on a new shirt—until Sideswiping Slim shows up. Red is sure that anyone who hollers that much will be hauled to the edge of town and told to skedaddle, but her parents seem smitten with the new addition to the family. So when that scallywag sets his eye on Rusty, Rodeo Red had better figure out a way to save her best friend in the whole world. Can a cowgirl make a bargain with a varmint? Author Maripat Perkins pairs Old West lingo with big laughs to tell this laugh-out-loud sibling story. Adorable illustrations by Caldecott Honor winner Molly Idle add to the fun. Awards: CCBC Choices (Picture Books for School-Age Children) ―Cooperative Children’s Book Center Alabama Camellia Award (Nominee, Grades 2-3) ―Alabama Department of Education Grand Canyon Reader Award (Nominee, Picture Books) ―Arizona Library Association

Wyoming Wildflowers Box Set Three Book 6 Where Love Lives and Rodeo Nights prequel

Wyoming Wildflowers Box Set Three  Book 6  Where Love Lives  and Rodeo Nights prequel
Author: Patricia McLinn
Publsiher: Craig Place Books
Total Pages: 600
Release: 2018-04-23
ISBN 10: 194412621X
ISBN 13: 9781944126216
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Wyoming Wildflowers Box Set Three Book 6 Where Love Lives and Rodeo Nights prequel Book Review:

Time hasn't dimmed their bone-deep passion. Revisit the characters you’ve come to love in The Beginning, Almost a Bride, Match Made in Wyoming, My Heart Remembers and Jack’s Heart in this bundled duo that continues the Wyoming Wildflowers series with Where Love Lives (Book 6) and its prequel, Rodeo Nights. Wyoming Wildflowers: Box Set 3 contains moving, passionate contemporary western romances with a touch of humor that will captivate fans of RaeAnne Thayne, Barbara Freethy and Debbie Macomber. The stories revolve around the loves and lives of the good people of Knighton, Wyoming, including those who own the ranches and those in the little town who keep the health clinic, law office, diner, school and flower shop running. Book 6, Where Love Lives One night changed them both forever. … Six years ago, rodeo cowboy Matt ran out on a spunky, wide-eyed student he’d just met. Now, a chance meeting with an eccentric billionaire has delivered an inheritance that will allow Matt to do something he’s long dreamed of – caring for retired rodeo horses. Zoe hasn’t forgotten Matt or the night he walked out on her -- and tromped on her heart. A doctor, she is back in Knighton, Wyoming, to practice medicine, sure that Matt would never return to the ranch where he grew up. But now, here he comes, waltzing back into town … looking just as good as ever. Where Love Lives is part of The Inheritance, a 12-author project that tells how eccentric billionaire Harold Hopewell's bequests affect the life – and loves – of 12 people he chanced to meet. In Where Love Lives, Zoe and Matt tussle over the best use of Hopewell’s bequest. But a deeper question looms: Will one night stand in the way of their spending the rest of their days together? Rodeo Nights Before Matt became a rodeo star, you can see him in Rodeo Nights at the start of his bronco riding career, when he idolized rodeo legend Walker. Kalli had left her bull-rider husband Walker, unable to bear her terrible fear for him. Or the fear that she might love him too much. But passion wasn't enough to overcome fear a decade ago. Walker faces down charging bulls every day, but working with Kalli for a summer as they try to save the Wyoming rodeo that means so much to their community, just might break him. Can the present carry them past the fears and broken trust ... to a future together again? Readers rave about Where Love Lives (from 5-star reviews): “Matt, strong, virile, ruggedly handsome and wary. [Zoe] distrustful, hard-working, caring and hurt. These characters’ lives are topsy-turvy due to faulty perceptions, past experiences and little belief in happy endings. With the help of friends and their openness, they move in the right directions. Great book!” “A delight. Zoe and Matt were lovers and kindred souls years ago for one night. … Their courtship dance, which only they fail to recognize for what it is, is a pleasure to watch. How they gradually work through the hurts and assumptions of the past is real and moving. The little touches of their personalities and character refreshing. The interaction of those in the small community is absorbing. … McLinn is the real deal writer. So satisfying.” “You will find everything here -- humor, sadness, love, anger, reading how people work through things in their lives for the better.” Praise for the award-winning Wyoming Wildflowers stories: “”Nothing short of heart consuming and thrilling. I've loved every one and feel like I know the people personally. I can't wait for the next installment. … Amazing and touching story. … Smart, stubborn and irresistible. … So enjoyable I couldn’t put it down. … Excellent book! I read it straight in one whole day. Recommend it to anyone! … Delightful! … Love, love, loved them. Well written, wonderful characters with the most realistic, flowing dialog I've read in a long time.” Get all the blooms in the Wyoming Wildflowers series now! Prequel — Wyoming Wildflowers: The Beginning (Snowberry) Almost a Bride (Indian Paintbrush) Match Made in Wyoming (Fireweed) My Heart Remembers (Bur Marigold) -- A New World (prequel to Jack’s Heart) Jack’s Heart (Yellow Monkeyflower) -- Rodeo Nights (prequel to Where Love Lives) Where Love Lives: The Inheritance (Threadleaf Phacelia) A Cowboy Wedding Boxed Sets Wyoming Wildflowers Trilogy Box Set (Books 2-4) Wyoming Wildflowers Box Set Two: A New World (prequel) and Jack’s Heart (Book 5) Wyoming Wildflowers Box Set Three: Rodeo Nights (prequel) and Where Love Lives (Book 6) If you especially enjoy western romances, also try these other books by Patricia: Bardville, Wyoming series A Stranger in the Family A Stranger to Love The Rancher Meets His Match A Place Called Home series Lost and Found Groom At the Heart’s Command Hidden in a Heartbeat Also try: Ride the River: Rodeo Knights (romantic suspense, with cameos from Wyoming Wildflowers characters)

Cowtown Rodeo

Cowtown Rodeo
Author: Angela Speakman
Publsiher: Arcadia Publishing
Total Pages: 128
Release: 2014-05-05
ISBN 10: 1439644985
ISBN 13: 9781439644980
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Cowtown Rodeo Book Review:

An enormous red cow and a 20-foot-tall cowboy have long welcomed all who arrive at the Cowtown Rodeo and Flea Market. In the 1920s, Amos Howard Harris was auctioning automobiles in a livestock town. Realizing he needed to appeal to the locals, he and his son began hosting weekly livestock auctions and inviting local merchants to attend and sell their goods. The idea was a success. In 1929, the Harris family and Cowtown helped revive the local annual fair and rodeo, which continued to exist until World War II. With the popularity of the auction and the growth of the midway market, the operation moved to a larger location in 1940. Then, 15 years later, Cowtown hosted its first full rodeo season. Today, it is the longest continually running weekly professional rodeo in the country. It remains a Harris family business and a South Jersey tradition, attracting visitors from around the world.