Saddle Up

Thoroughbred Horse Stories

Christine Pullein-Thompson

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Young horse lovers are sure to enjoy this thoroughbred collection, which includes a diverse selection of stories and extracts by authors such as Anna Sewell, Leo Tolstoy, and C.S. Lewis.

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Chapter One
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MY FRIEND FLICKA
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Mary O'Hara
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Ken McLaughlin and his family live on a ranch in Wyoming, where they raise
thoroughbred horses.
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WHEN KEN OPENED his eyes the next morning and looked out, he saw
that the house was wrapped in fog. There had been no rain at all since that
day a week ago when the wind had torn the "sprinkling system" to pieces and
blown all the tattered clouds away. That was the day that he had found
Flicka. And it had been terribly hot since then.

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About the Author

Christine Pullein-Thompson

Focusing on horses and ponies, Christine Pullein-Thompson wrote children's books for more than 40 years. Her writing continues to be enjoyed by a new generation of children.

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Saddle Up
Thoroughbred Horse Stories
Christine Pullein-Thompson

Trade Paperback

Trade Paperback
Kingfisher
July 2007
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780753461457
ISBN10: 0753461455
Middle-Grade Fiction
7 1/2 x 5 1/10 inches, 280 pages
Age Range: 9 and up
Grade Range: 4 and up
$6.95
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