Boss of the Plains: The Hat that Won the West

Written by Laurie Carlson. Illustrated by Holly Meade. Published by DK Ink.


Western ingenuity gets a big plug in this lively illustrated history about how John Batterson Stetson designed his signature hat, first worn by cowboys and still popular today.




Awards Won

Title Year
notable.jpg Notable Children's Books
Each year the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) identifies the best of the best of children's books on the Notable Children's Books list.
1999 - Selection(s)