Book Title: Lecile: This Ain't My First Rodeo
Publisher: CLOWNING AROUND ENTERPRISES LLC
Author: Lecile Harris
WINNER of the 2016 Will Rogers Medallion Award for Excellence in Western Literature - Biography & Memoir!
Whatever "that" is, four-time PRCA Clown of the Year and Pro Rodeo Hall of Famer LECILE HARRIS has been there and done it, and he shares it all via this collection of stories from his personal life and professional career. By virtue of his sixty years in rodeo, Lecile gives a veritable history of the sport and an insightful primer on the rodeo business. But most of all, Lecile entertains us with side-splitting tales of his seemingly limitless thirst for excitement. Additional contributors include Hadley Barrett, Baxter Black, Clay Collins, Randy Corley, Mark W. Duncan, Ken Knopp, Mike Mathis, Les McIntyre, Dr. Lynn Phillips, Boyd Polhamus, Donny Sparks, Ronny Sparks, Andy Stewart, and Bob Tallman.
LECILE HARRIS is a rodeo clown and bullfighter who has entertained millions of fans and saved countless bull riders over the last sixty years. Lecile is a four-time PRCA Clown of the Year winner and 2007 inductee of the Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame. Over the course of his personal life and career, he has played college football, been a professional musician at Sun Studios, advised Elvis on horses, danced with ornery bulls, been a featured performer on Hee Haw, developed dozens of comedy acts, and been in untold numbers of fights. He lives in Collierville, Tennessee with his wife, Ethel, and still performs at over fifty rodeos annually.