This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Free Book Program, which is open to all readers and is completely free. The author will provide you with a free copy of their book in exchange for an honest review. You and the author will discuss what sites you will post your review to and what kind of copy of the book you would like to receive (eBook, PDF, Word, paperback, etc.). To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email.
This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Review Exchange Program, which is open to all authors and is completely free. Simply put, you agree to provide an honest review an author's book in exchange for the author doing the same for you. What sites your reviews are posted on (B&N, Amazon, etc.) and whether you send digital (eBook, PDF, Word, etc.) or hard copies of your books to each other for review is up to you. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email, and be sure to describe your book or include a link to your Readers' Favorite review page or Amazon page.
This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Donation Program, which was created to help nonprofit and charitable organizations (schools, libraries, convalescent homes, soldier donation programs, etc.) by providing them with free books and to help authors garner more exposure for their work. This author is willing to donate free copies of their book in exchange for reviews (if circumstances allow) and the knowledge that their book is being read and enjoyed. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email. Be sure to tell the author who you are, what organization you are with, how many books you need, how they will be used, and the number of reviews, if any, you would be able to provide.
Reviewed by Emily-Jane Hills Orford for Readers' Favorite
Izzy is the Sheriff’s corgi. She loves her owner and her town, but she’s a little jealous of the sheriff’s mustang horses that get all the attention. It’s always the mustangs who catch the bandits and help keep the town safe. So, the sheriff takes extra special care of his mustangs. One day, while the mustangs are getting their regular pedicure, a team of bandits robs the town’s bank and, since the mustangs are unavailable, they manage to escape with the loot. This is Izzy’s big chance to save the town, re-claim the stolen money and become the town’s new hero. Is she up to the task?
Kady Toole’s picture book story, Izzy the Cowgirl Corgi, is a light-hearted, fun adventure set in the good ole wild west. The story is told in graphic novel style bubbles of conversation between the different characters. As the author introduces the main characters, the reader shares a chuckle or two at the unusual antics of the sheriff’s famed mustangs. But, it’s really the corgi, cute little Izzy, who attracts the most attention and, in the end, saves the day. This is a clever rendition of a traditional wild west story, complete with bank robbers, horses, dogs, and those who care about their little town. The illustrations are charming and help carry the story along. Everyone will quickly fall in love with Izzy and want to give her the attention she so craves. This is a fun and funny read by a very talented young writer and artist.