Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Rodeo star to sign autobiography.(Final)

Byline: David Steinberg Of the Journal

Ty Murray signs and discusses his book "King of the Cowboys, The Autobiography of the World's Most Famous Rodeo Star" at two locations on Thursday, May 8. From noon-2 p.m. he will be at the Wal-Mart, 7701 S. Raeford Road, Los Lunas, and from 7-9 p.m. he's at Page One, 11018 Montgomery NE.

The book, which he wrote with Steve Eubanks, details Murray's up-and-down trip from his early days on the junior circuit to his record-breaking ride in 1998 and beyond. Murray, a native of Glendale, Ariz., talks about his successes and failures, the injuries that almost ended his career and his miraculous comeback.

By the time he was 19, Murray had won the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association's Overall and Bareback Riding Rookie of the Year. …

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