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Haynes, Richard.
Somerville : Candlewick Press, 2016
IL K-3, RL 2.7

(2 booktalks)

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Booktalk #1

Two rootin’ tootin’ cowboys roam the Wild West in this cute tale brimming with fun and imagination. Complete with humor, annoying sisters, a ghost cat, the Rattlesnake Ranch bunkhouse, and tons of high energy kid appeal. Slingshot and Burp will leave you laughing along with their crazy cowboy adventure!
(annotated by Nadine Poper  Pennsylvania Young Reader’s Choice Award 2017-2018 )

Booktalk #2

Slingshot and Burp are the finest cowboys around. At least in their imagination. They love playing cowboy and looking for loot. When their sisters take over the bunkhouse,they go off in search of some abandoned cowboy bones. Come along on an adventure in the desert as the kids are searching the boneyard.

SUBJECTS:     Cousins -- Fiction.
                        Friendship -- Fiction.

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