- Author : Ralph Moody
- Release Date : 01 January 1991
- Publisher : U of Nebraska Press
- Genre : Fiction
- Pages : 260
- ISBN 13 : 0803281781
Download or read book entitled Little Britches written by Ralph Moody and published by U of Nebraska Press online. This book was released on 01 January 1991 with total pages 260. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Ralph Moody was eight years old in 1906 when his family moved from New Hampshire to a Colorado ranch. Through his eyes we experience the pleasures and perils of ranching there early in the twentieth century. Auctions and roundups, family picnics, irrigation wars, tornadoes and wind storms give authentic color to Little Britches. So do adventures, wonderfully told, that equip Ralph to take his father's place when it becomes necessary. Little Britches was the literary debut of Ralph Moody, who wrote about the adventures of his family in eight glorious books, all available as Bison Books.