Ayesha Clough  | Hugh Rookwood 
Howdy Books | Red Barn Books
Juvenile Nonfiction / People & Places - Canada / Biography & Autobiography - Historical / Biography & Autobiography - Cultural, Ethnic & Regional

Paperback 48 pages

8.00" x 8.00"


Howdy, I'm John Ware: Ages 2+

SKU: 10698
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    Howdy, I’m John Ware is a children's picture book about Canada's legendary Black cowboy. The story, ideal for ages 8-12, brings the real-life legend to a new generation of kids.

    Despite experiencing enslavement, war and discrimination, this gifted horseman blazed a trail of kindness, becoming one of Alberta’s most loved and respected pioneer ranchers.

    This 48-page full-colour illustrated biography includes a timeline, maps and educators' notes. It fits perfectly with the Grade Four curriculum but is suitable for Grades Two to Seven. Also an excellent choice for Black History Month.

    To book a Virtual or In-Person school visit by author Ayesha Clough, and/or a draw-along with illustrator Hugh Rookwood, please email info@redbarnbooks.ca. BIPOC author and illustrator.