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A Pictorial Life Story of Misty
by: Henry, Marguerite
The author, Marguerite Henry, describes how she came to own the well-known Chincoteague pony, Misty, & their subsequent experiences together. Many B/W photos & illustrations along with 16 pages of color photos. 144 pgs.
c. 1976, H/C...$50.00
Used, Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited

Condition: Very Good, no dust jacket, ex-library, usual library markings, no other writing or markings, binding good


A Pony for Keeps (Pony Pals #02)
by: Betancourt, Jeanne

Anna loves her pony, Acorn. She knows that he is perfect for her. But her parents think Acorn is the reason why she is doing badly in school. If she doesn't get better grades, they will take him away. Pam & Lulu, her Pony Pals, want to help. They know how much Anna loves her pony. Can the Pony Pals help Anna & Acorn? Will Acorn be a pony for keeps? Ages 7-10. 90 pgs.
c. 1995, P/B...$3.99


Album of Horses
by: Henry, Marguerite

Information on various breeds of horses, donkey, mule. B/W & Color illustrations. Ages 12 & up. 113 pgs.
c. 1951, H/C...$17.50
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Album of Horses
by: Henry, Marguerite

Information on various breeds of horses, donkey, mule. B/W & Color illustrations. Ages 12 & up. 113 pgs.
c. 1951, S/C...$17.50
Used, Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Like New


Allen Book of Ponies
by: Henderson & Bell

Everything the young rider needs to know about ponies and riding will be found in this book. There are sections on breeds, handling ponies, riding, pony care and management, ailments and problems, clothes and equipment, shoeing and mounted activities. Ages 12 & up.
c. 1994, S/C... $14.95


Allen Book of Riding
by: Henderson, Carolyn

Everything you need to know about basic riding and pony handling. Ages 12 & up.
c. 1994, S/C... $14.95


Allen Horse & Pony Colour & Quiz: Driving
by: Johnstone, Anne Grahame

Educational pack: two posters, two posters to color, two knowlwdge quizes. Ages 12 & up.
c. 1998, Poster Pack... $10.95


Allen Horse & Pony Frieze Colour & Quiz: Colours & Markings
by: Bell, Jennifer

This frieze looks at color and markings, helping young horse-lovers to identify different breeds of horse and pony. A color frieze, a black and white frieze for readers to color themselves, plus an identification quiz with questions and answers are included in the wallet. Educational pack includes: two posters, two posters to color, two knowledge quizes. Ages 12 & up.
c. 1994, Poster Pack... $10.95


Allen Horse & Pony Frieze Colour & Quiz: Horse & Pony Breeds
by: Bell, Jennifer

Educational pack: two posters, two posters to color, two knowledge quizes. Ages 12 & up.
c. 1994, Poster Pack...$10.95


American Girl Book Of Horse Stories
Edited: American Girl Magazine

Any girl who loves horses will find an exciting reading adventure in this book. Wild horses, show horses, old reliable workhorses - they are all here in these 10 stories of today & of long ago, of places near & of places far away. 174 pgs. Ages 10-14.
c. 1963, P/B...$7.50
Used, Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Very Good


American Quarter Horse
by: Phillips, Betty Lou

Discusses the history, characteristics, selection, care & showing of the American quarter horse. B/W photos & illustrations. 150 pgs. Ages 12 & up.
c. 1979, H/C...$12.50
Used, Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Good, ex-library, usual library markings, no other markings or writing, cover shows some shelf wear


Assateague: Island of the Wild Ponies
by: Jauck, Andrea

Assateague Island, the fictional home of Misty of Chincoteague, is the real home of bands of wild ponies. Here is accurate and fascinating information about their lives throughout the year, as they raise their young and look for food. Color photos enrich the text that reveals the unique ecosystem on which the ponies depend. Beautiful photos. Ages 6-10. 32 pgs.
c. 1977, S/C... $7.95


Baby Pony (Super Special #1) (Pony Pals)
by: Betancourt, Jeanne

When a foal is dropped off at the Crandal Animal Clinic, the Pony Pals want to care for the baby pony. The poor foal has no mother & no home. But caring for a foal is a lot of work. The pony is not easy to control. Can the Pony Pals find a way to care for the pony? Will the pony survive? Ages 7-10. 93 pgs.
c. 1996, P/B...$3.99


Biggest Horse I Ever Did See
by: Couture, Susan

The sight of wild horses galloping over a mountain sets a young boy daydreaming about his future, through the seasons and through the years to when he is a grandfather and can show his grandson glorious wild horses still galloping over the mountain. The rolling, repetitive refrains of this piece perfectly capture a sense of time passing. Full color. Ages 4-8. 32 pgs.
c. 1997, H/C... $14.95


Black Beauty
by: Sewell, Anna

Tells a story of a horse's life from the horse's point of view. A wonderful story for girls and boys. Color illustrations. Ages 14 & up. 128 pgs
c. 1968, H/C...$32.50
Used, Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited


Black Stallion
by: Farley, Walter

Illustrated by: Ward, Keith
Classic horse story. A shipwreck leaves young Alec stranded on a deserted island with a wild stallion. Dependent on each other for survival, boy and horse learn to trust and love each other as they establish an amazing friendship that lasts a lifetime. illustrated. 275 pgs. Ages 12 & up.
Book Size: 8.25" x 5.25"
Publisher: Random House
c. 1941, 23rd printing, H/C...$15.00
Used, This Edition is Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Very Good, no dust jacket

Black Stallion
by: Farley, Walter

Classic horse story. A shipwreck leaves young Alec stranded on a deserted island with a wild stallion. Dependent on each other for survival, boy and horse learn to trust and love each other as they establish an amazing friendship that lasts a lifetime. 287 pgs. Ages 12 & up.
Book Size: 7.5" x 5"
Publisher: Random House
c. 1941, Reprint, P/B...$2.00
Used, This Edition is Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Good -Cover shows wear, inside very good

Black Stallion
by: Farley, Walter

Classic horse story. A shipwreck leaves young Alec stranded on a deserted island with a wild stallion. Dependent on each other for survival, boy and horse learn to trust and love each other as they establish an amazing friendship that lasts a lifetime. 252 pgs. Ages 12 & up.
Book Size: 7" x 4"
Publisher: Scholastic
c. 1941, Reprint, P/B...$5.00
Used, This Edition is Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Near Mint

Black Stallion Revolts
by: Farley, Walter

Another story in the continuing saga of the Black Stallion. When his wild black stallion revolts against the routine and schedule of stable life, becoming a killer and a threat, a plane crash thwarts Alec's plans to give the Black a free run in the desert and brings danger to both boy and horse. 305 pgs. Ages 12 & up.
Publisher: Random House
c. 1953, H/C...$22.50
Used, This Edition is Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Very Good

Black Stallion Revolts
by: Farley, Walter

Another story in the continuing saga of the Black Stallion. When his wild black stallion revolts against the routine and schedule of stable life, becoming a killer and a threat, a plane crash thwarts Alec's plans to give the Black a free run in the desert and brings danger to both boy and horse. 298 pgs. Ages 12 & up.
Publisher: Scholastic
c. 1953, reprint, P/B...$5.00 NM 01000706 Scholastic
Used, This Edition is Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Near Mint

Blacksmith (Colonial People)
by: Bobbie Kalman
Tells all about the history of blacksmithing in the US during the colonial period (1600-1775). It introduces young readers to the tools, techniques, activities, and the importance of the blacksmith in colonial communities. Actual color photos along with lots of color illustrations. Includes a glossary. 32 pgs. Ages 8-12.
c. 2002, S/C...$7.95


Blind Colt
by: Rounds, Glen

There are many dangers for a blind colt living in the wilderness. The little blue-gray colt needs help to survive. Will a young boy be able to save him from the wolves? Will the beautiful colt allow the boy to help? Ages 9-12. 80 pgs.
c. 1960 (reprint), P/B...$3.99
Used, Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Very Good, minor cover wear

Born To Trot
by: Henry, Marguerite

In this exciting tale set against the fast-paced world of horse racing, young Gibson White dreams of training a champion trotter. His dreams have a chance of coming true when he is given Rosalind, a spirited filly willing to do what it takes to win. Ages 12 & up. 223 pgs.
Publisher: Scholastic
c. 1993, P/B, (Regular $5.99)...$5.00
Used, This Edition is Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Good-Very Good, cover creased at corner, inside very good & clean

Careers For Horse Lovers
by: Trahan, Ronald

All about Jockys, breeding farms, instructors, writers, photographers, farriers, trainers, many more. 290 pgs. Ages 14 & up.
c. 1981, H/C...$18.95
Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited


Cherry Hill's Horse Care For Kids
by: Hill, Cherry
Kids and horses - an irresistible combination. To strengthen the bond between young girls (the most passionate horse lovers of all!) and their equine companions, Cherry Hill presents the essentials of horse care in a format and tone perfect for the teen and pre-teen horse set. Beginning with how to match the right animal with the right rider, and progressing through feeding, grooming, stabling, health care, safety, and much more, here is everything a young equestrian wants and needs to know about horses. Filled with color photos and illustrations. 116 pgs. Ages 12 & up.
c. 2002, S/C...$16.95


Class Act (High Hurdles #10)
by: Snelling, Lauraine

The bestselling author of the "Golden Filly Series" presents the thrilling conclusion to DJ's Olympic quest. The 14-year-old show jumper recovers from a burn injury received from rescuing several horses from a barn fire. Is this the end of her Olympic dreams? 174 pgs. Ages 11-14
c. 2000, P/B...$5.99
Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: New


Cloverleaf
by: Pirtle III, Caleb

Story of a suddenly orphaned 13-yr old girl and her love for a big sorrel barrel racing horse. 224 pgs. Ages 12 & up.
c. 1986, H/C... $12.95


Crooked Colt (Weekly Reader Book)
by: Anderson, C.W.

The little colt was very small. His was weak & wobbly and had a hard time standing up. He grew bigger and found one day he could run. Illustrated. Ages 7 & up.
c. 1954, S/C...$12.50
Used, Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited


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