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Cowboy Sam and Those Confounded Secrets

Griffin, Kitty;Combs, Kathy

Published by Clarion Books, 2001
ISBN 10: 0618088547 / ISBN 13: 9780618088546
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Title: Cowboy Sam and Those Confounded Secrets

Publisher: Clarion Books

Publication Date: 2001

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: Wohnoutka, Mike

Book Condition: Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition


1st edition, 1st printing. flat signed by Kitty Griffin. light scuffing to boards. text is unmarked. binding tight. Bookseller Inventory # 036681

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Synopsis: Under Cowboy Sam?s hat are more secrets than fleas on Doc Peeble?s hound dog, more secrets than peppers on a chili pepper plant, and more secrets than spikes on a horny toad lizard. Just about everyone in the town of Dry Gulch wants to tell Sam a secret. But when his hat gets plum full of secrets and won?t stay put on his head, Sam is bumfuzzled and bewildered. How can he keep all those secrets under wraps—and keep the townfolk from going crazy?
Perfectly matched by Mike Wohnoutka?s comic illustrations, this funny and unexpectedly touching tale will appeal to readers young and old alike.

About the Author: Mike Wohnoutka received his B.F.A. from the Savannah College of Art and Design and later moved to Minneapolis to negin his career in illustration. In addition to doing advertising and editorial illustration, Mike also works part time as a product/graphic designer for a gift company. His work has been published in children's magazines such as Spider. He lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Kathy Combs was born in Louisiana but moved to Texas when she was three years old and has been a Texan ever since. This is her first children's book.

Kitty Griffin is a freelance writer and journalist who has written articles for numerous publications in the Pittsburgh area and currently teaches screenwriting at a local college. She began writing for children in 1991 after being awarded a scholarship to a children's writers workshop at Rice University. She lives with her husband and a menagerie of animals, including a ferret, in Washington County, Pennsylvania.

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