Black Cowboy, Wild Horses: A True Story

This splendid collaboration by an award-winning team captures the beauty and harshness of the frontier, a boundless arena for the struggle between freedom and survival. Based on accounts of Bob Lemmons, a former slave, Black Cowboy, Wild Horses has been rewritten as a picture book by Julius Lester from his story "The Man Who Was a Horse" in Long Journey Home, first published by Dial in 1972.

Author: Julius Lester
Page Count: 40 
Publisher: Harcourt
Year: 2001
Size: 6 × 8 in.