Click the “Rodeo/Horses” link above to find texts for the rodeo and horse enthusiasts in your classroom. Enjoy!
# Other: Poetry, Drama, etc.
*Grade levels are based on reviews from sources such as School Library Journal, Booklist, etc. They do not necessarily represent Alan’s views on grade level appropriateness.
Bull Rider by Marilyn Halvorson (Grades 9-12)
Bull Rider by Suzanne Morgan Williams (Grades 7-10)
Eight Seconds by Jean Ferris (LGBTQ; Grades 7-10)
Shadow of a Bull by Maya Wojciechowska (Grades 4-7)
Bug Boy by Eric Luper (Grades 6-8)
Racing Savannah by Miranda Kenneally (Female Protagonist; Grades 9-12)
Riding Chance by Christine Kendall (Multicultural; Grades 6-9)
^ Seabiscuit: An American Legend by Laura Hillenbrand
The Circuit by Catherine Hapka and Georgina Bloomberg (Female Protagonist; Grades 7-10)
^ The Eighty-Dollar Champion: Snowman, the Horse That Inspired a Nation by Elizabeth Letts
The Perfect Distance by Kim Ablon Whitney (Grades 7-10)