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Author Patty York Loves Books on Culture & Tradition

posted Aug 16, 2018, 12:33 PM by txword wrangler

Word Wrangler welcomes Patty York Raymond to the Festival!

Patty York Raymond is an Award Winning Author. Her books are written for children 3-8 years of age, but they are enjoyed by younger and older kids alike. Parents like that Patty's books are easy to relate to and that they are about family, nature, culture and traditions. Teachers find that Patty's books can be used as springboards to literacy, social studies and science concepts.

The ABCs to Ranching is a cultural perspective on ranching in South Texas. It is a humorous account of a mischievous young boy determined to help his father with the chores. “Let’s go,” he yells to his Catahoula Cowdog as his father warns him not to get underfoot. With one mishap after another, the young boy develops an appreciation for nature and a strong connection to his father and their heritage—all centered on the alphabet.