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Mier Men, The Adventures & Sufferings of Colorful Texans on the Mier Expedition 
       A book for young people and adult general readers.
The true story of a group of Texas adventurers who invaded Mexico, fought a battle, surrendered, walked to Mexico City in chains, and were imprisoned in Perote Castle. Their ordeal, especially having to draw beans in a lottery for their lives, has  captured the imaginations of Texans through the years. 
Eakin Press 978-1-935632-3

  

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                           Birth of the Fifth Sun  978-0-89572-625-3
                           Texas Tech University Press  
                 
                             Awards:
                             Texas Institute of Letters Finalist
                             Moonbeam Children’s Book Award, Silver
                             Storytelling World Resource Awards, Honor
                             North Texas Book Festival Award Winner

  

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Western Heritage Wrangler Award
Texas Tech University Press
0-89672-437-9

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Spur Award Finalist
Texas Tech University Press
ISBN 13:978-0-89672-591-1
ISNB 10:0-89672-591-x

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Turtle Books

ISBN 1-890515-05-1
ISBN 1-890515-21-3 (paper)
ISBN 1-890515-22-1 (Spanish paper)

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Available from the author

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Available from the author

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Currently out of print

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American Library Association: Notable Childrens Video (Nutmeg Media)

Turtle Books

ISBN 1-890515-31-0
ISBN 1-890515-32-9 (Spanish)

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From Finding Daddy

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ISBN 1-57168-206-6
Eakin Press

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ISBN 1-57168-793-9
Eakin Press

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ISBN 0-689-85873-6
Simon and Schuster

 
 
Coming soon:

Whistling Willie from Amarillo, Texas (Pelican Press)

The Tall of It, Texas Tall Tales  (Wildhorse Press)

Finding Daddy (reprint, Schoolwide Press)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Available on video from Nutmeg Media
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Turtle Books 
WILLA Literary Award Best Children’s Book 1999

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Graphic Arts Center Puablishing Company
www.gacpc.com

ISBN 1-55868-552-9
ISBN 1-55868-553-7 (paper)

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ISBN 1-57-168-997-4

Eakin Press

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ISBN 1-57-168-983-4



Eakin Press

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I Could Eat You Up!
 
ISBN 780545 242387
Now available from Scholastic in paperback only.