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Hoofbeats and Heartstrings: The Adventures of Cowboy Carter

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With big dreams and an even bigger heart, Giselle cherished her proud heritage of legendary cowboys and cowgirls. But when she shared her family's storied past at school, she was met with disbelief and hurtful words: "Cowgirls can't be black!" Determined to prove them wrong, Giselle embraced the spirit of her ancestors. Each day after school, she headed to her family's ranch, determined to embody the true essence of a cowgirl.

"Hoofbeats & Heartstrings: The Adventures of Cowboy Carter" is an inspiring tale of heritage, resilience, and the unbreakable spirit of a young girl determined to honor her roots and follow her dreams. This heartwarming story also introduces readers to the significant contributions of African American cowboys and cowgirls, including historical figures like Bass Reeves, and celebrates the ongoing legacy of events such as the "Cowboys of Color Rodeo."

Join Giselle on her journey of self-discovery and empowerment, and learn about the rich history and enduring spirit of African American heroes of the Wild West.

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