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My First Horse and Pony Book

My First Horse and Pony Book

From Breeds and Bridles to Jophpurs and Jumping

My First Horse and Pony

Judith Draper; Matthew Roberts




This stunningly photographed book is just what young equestrian enthusiasts need to fuel their excitement, be they budding riders who already have their own pony or those who dream of horse ownership. The informative and inspiring text, combined with exquisite photographs, covers in detail all aspects of first horse and pony facts, care and riding. My First Horse and Pony Book by Judith Draper and Matthew Roberts provides a solid foundation in the first principles of horse and pony management and an exciting introduction to the world of riding.


Praise for My First Horse and Pony Book

“Similar to the "Eyewitness" series, the appealing layout draws the reader's eyes around the page and makes one eager to learn more” —Children's Literature

“With a format that is appealing and well organized, this informative guide covers the basics about horses and ponies, including physical characteristics, care and feeding, grooming, and stabling...right on target for the younger horse set.” —School Library Journal

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About the author

Judith Draper; Matthew Roberts

Judith Draper has been a horse and pony enthusiast since she was a little girl, and she is an accomplished writer of books and articles about horses. In 1999, Judith was named Equestrian Writer of the Year by the British Horse Society. She is also the author of Kingfisher's My First Horse and Pony Book.

Matthew Roberts is a highly experienced freelance equestrian photographer, whose work appears in Your Horse, Britain's best-selling equestrian monthly magazine.

Judith Draper

Matthew Roberts

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