Leroy Ninker Saddles up
By Kate DiCamillo
Il. By Chris Van Dusen
Pick this for an early chapter book and predictive reading.
There's Perfect comedic timing,
punchline funny characters
And a tender story.
Tiny Leroy Ninker wants a horse
He can't be a cowboy without one.
The fact that he has no money, no ranch, doesn't stop him.