The Boy Who Became Buffalo Bill - Andrea Warren
Billy Cody lived as a boy on a homestead in Kansas, went to work at age 11 when his father was killed in the Civil War-era border war with Missouri, became a Pony Express rider at 14, and ultimately learned the skills of a scout, Indian fighter, and buffalo hunter. He gained worldwide fame as Buffalo Bill, star of the traveling Wild West shows.
Award-winning author Andrea Warren discusses the subject of her latest nonfiction book for young readers, The Boy Who Became Buffalo Bill: Growing Up Billy Cody in Bleeding Kansas. Appropriate for ages 9 and up.