Alice from Dallas by Marilyn Sadler
  

Alice from Dallas

Written by Marilyn Sadler
Illustrated by Ard Hoyt

RRP £9.99

Synopsis

Alice from Dallas by Marilyn Sadler

Alice is a spunky cowgirl from Dallas ...Pennsylvania. But that doesn't stop her from wearing her boots and spurs and riding her stick pony to school each day. Alice is used to being the only cowgirl in town until Lexis from Texas arrives at her school. Lexis knows cowgirl sayings that Alice has never heard before and she can even use a lasso! There's only one way to decide who the better cowgirl is: a schoolyard showdown! While the showdown doesn't go quite as planned, Alice learns that it's fun to have other cowgirls around and to make a new friend and it doesn't matter where you come from as long as you stay true to yourself. After all, Lexis is from Texas ...Indiana.

About the Author

Marilyn Sadler is the author of many bestselling picture books including the PJ Funny Bunny series.Ard Hoyt is the illustrator of many bestselling children's books, including I'm a Manatee, by John Lithgow and Abrams' Tilly the Trickster by Molly Shannon.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Hardback
40 pages

Author

Marilyn Sadler
More books by Marilyn Sadler

Publisher

Abrams Books for Young Readers an imprint of Abrams

Publication date

1st March 2014

ISBN

9781419707902


Love “Lovereading4kids” as my son gets to hear about & read new books before his mates which keeps him interested in reading=a very happy Mum

Liz Evans

Writing reviews help the children with their literacy skills and we always read the books together which gives us good quality family time!

Cat Bisland (on behalf of the Bi

You give me age appropriate ideas of books I can read and buy for the children and find out what other children their age think of them too.

Katie Lonsdale

I have told all my friends, family & teachers to see for themselves just how great the site is. Without fail, they are hugely impressed.

Alexander Boxall – age 11

I love Lovereading as it provides an honest opinion and showcases a range of fiction. Suited to both parents & kids alike, it’s a must-use.

Georgie Rowe – age 16

We love Lovereading4kids because it promotes reading choices, new authors and a sense of community for children of all ages!

Rachel Bridgeman

It is THE website to use for narrowing down your search for any book. Definitely knocks the socks off any other book review website.

Nickey and Tomasz Hawryszczuk

LoveReading4Kids is a modern and creative way of emphasising the value and importance of books in this digital age #booksforlife

Amrit Bunet – Teen
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools