Leroy Ninker Saddles up

Leroy Ninker Saddles up

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Saddle up for this first volume in a spin-off series starring favorite characters from DiCamillo's "New York Times"-bestselling Mercy Watson books. Leroy Ninker has a hat, a lasso, and boots. What he doesn't have is a horse--until he meets Maybelline, and then it's love at first sight.
Publisher: Somerville, MA : Candlewick Press, c2014.
Somerville, MA : Candlewick Press, c2014.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780763663391
0763663395
Characteristics: 85 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Additional Contributors: Van Dusen, Chris

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Heather Glenna Fortuny Jan 27, 2015

Funny! Lots of easy new vocabulary learning!

lasstaff Dec 16, 2014

I love this book

dsankey Dec 16, 2014

Wonderful, my 8 yrd old grandson loved this book and wants to read more of the same.

Here's book for fans of DiCamillo's Mercy Watson series introducing a small-in-stature cowboy named Leroy Ninker and his new horse Maybelline. It's as goofy as all get out and worthy of a whole-hearted, "Yeehaw!" Grades 1-3

ChristchurchLib Sep 22, 2014

"In real life, Leroy Ninker sells popcorn at the Bijou Drive-In Theater. But in his dreams, Leroy is a cowboy just like the ones in the Wednesday night Western movie double feature. Determined to make his dreams come true, Leroy learns to talk and dress like a cowboy (boots, hat, and all) and goes in search of a trusty steed. What he finds, however, is Maybelline, an old horse who loves sweet talk and prefers spaghetti to hay. Supported by old-fashioned yet energetic artwork, two-time Newbery Medalist Kate DiCamillo's distinctively quirky blend of humour and heart shines in this chapter book spin-off of the popular Mercy Watson series." Kids' Books September 2014 newsletter http://www.libraryaware.com/996/NewsletterIssues/ViewIssue/92276712-a213-4830-9624-521bd48b6675?postId=2ab03d3a-8acd-4faf-a27b-d8e1bac4d525

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