Bronco Charlie and the Pony Express (On My Own History)

by Marlene Targ Brill

Publisher: Carolrhoda Books

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Miller, Charlie,,
  • United States,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Postal service,
  • Pony express,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Action & Adventure - General,
  • Historical - United States - 19th Century,
  • b. 1850,
  • History

Edition Notes

ContributionsCraig Orback (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8743950M
ISBN 101575056186
ISBN 109781575056180

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Bronco Charlie longs for a life of adventure. By the time he turned eleven, he’d been a sailor, a cowboy, and could tame wild bucking broncos. But Charlie was always itching for new challenges, and when a Pony Express horse shows up riderless, Charlie gets his big chance/5(17).

Bronco Charlie longs for a life of adventure. By the time he turned eleven, he'd been a sailor, a cowboy, and could tame wild bucking broncos.

But Charlie was always itching for new challenges, and when a Pony Express horse shows up riderless, Charlie gets his big chance. The next station is fifty miles away, and Charlie will have to ride through rocky mountains in the blinding rain to safely Author: Marlene Targ Brill.

Will Bronco Charlie survive the night and be able to deliver the mail on time. Wanted: Bronco Charlie Rides the Pony Express introduces readers to the West, transportation, and early mail delivery.

This book also features an appendix with vocabulary and facts about the Pony Express. Saddle up and ride along with Bronco Charlie and the Pony Express!Brand: CreateSpace Publishing. Meet “Bronco Charlie” – The Youngest Pony Express rider was “Bronco Charlie.” He was only 11 years old when he rode for the Pony Express.

He replaced a rider who had been attacked by Native Americans. Before the stationkeepers could stop him, Charlie Author: Tewie Jane Lord. Pony express; History; Juvenile literature Description Relates how, ina boy named Charlie Miller became the youngest rider for the Pony Express, a mail service that linked the east and west coasts of the United States.

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The author of the excellent Mountain Pony series, tells a lively yarn based on the true adventures of Bronco Charlie Miller, the last living rider of the Pony Express. Perhaps it was the reputation earned bronco busting at a tender age which influenced Charlie's father to allow his to substitute at the age of eleven for a Pony Express rider.

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What is the Pony Express. Read this book to learn more. Why did Charlie want to ride for the Pony Express. Let's read and find out.

The Pony Express was used to help deliver mail quickly. Read this book to find out why it was so important to early Americans. “The story of the youngest Pony Express rider, known as Bronco Charlie, is taken from his own reminiscences and Pony Express Museum records. The lively story is sure to inspire beginning readers to learn more about this chapter of American history.

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