Texan, Kylie Jean Carter, wants more than anything to be Rodeo Queen when the rodeo comes to town. She tries her hand at rope tricks and bull riding, both with disasterous results. Just as she is about to give up on her dream of becoming Rodeo Queen her family comes to her rescue. Her grandfather buys her a pony and her nanny agrees to train her to do barrel racing. Kylie Jean’s other grandmother buys her a perfect pink cowgirl outfit for the upcoming rodeo. After training hard and following her nanny’s instructions, Kylie becomes quite a barrel racer. Will Kylie Jean be able to make her Rodeo Queen dreams come true? You’ll have to read to find out.
The black and white illustrations with just a splash of pink are the perfect complement to this easy chapter book. If you enjoy this title, you may want to try the other titles in this series including: Kylie Jean, Blueberry Queen; Kylie Jean, Drama Queen; and Kylie-Jean, Hoop Queen.