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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #27: Horse Heroes
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #27: Horse Heroes
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375870262
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #27: Horse Heroes
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #49: Stallion by Starlight
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $5.99

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #49: Stallion at Starlight, they had lots of questions. Why did people tame horses? What jobs do horses have today? Why was Alexander the Great's horse so famous? What are some other famous horses in history? Find out... Read more >
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #27: Horse Heroes
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #27: Horse Heroes
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375988639
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #27: Horse Heroes
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #49: Stallion by Starlight
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $5.99

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #49:Stallion at Starlight, they had lots of questions. Why did people tame horses? What jobs do horses have today? Why was Alexander the Great's horse so famous? What are some other famous horses in history? Find out the answers... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #27: Horse Heroes
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #27: Horse Heroes
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375970269
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #27: Horse Heroes
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #49: Stallion by Starlight
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $12.99

When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #49:Stallion at Starlight, they had lots of questions. Why did people tame horses? What jobs do horses have today? Why was Alexander the Great's horse so famous? What are some other famous horses in history? Find out the answers... Read more >
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Thumbelina
Thumbelina
Written by Random House
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375863554
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Thumbelina
The World's Smallest Horse
Written by Random House


Format: Trade Paperback, 16 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $3.99

At only 17.5 inches tall, Thumbelina holds the record for being the world's smallest horse. But what she lacks in size, she makes up for in heart. Each year, Thumbelina tours the country bringing laughter and inspiration to sick and needy children—and teaching everyone she encounters that even the smallest creatures... Read more >
Harness Horses, Bucking Broncos & Pit Ponies
Harness Horses, Bucking Broncos & Pit Ponies
Written by Jeff Crosby and Shelley Ann Jackson, Illustrated by Jeff Crosby and Shelley Ann Jackson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887769863
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Harness Horses, Bucking Broncos & Pit Ponies
A History of Horse Breeds
Written by Jeff Crosby and Shelley Ann Jackson
Illustrated by Jeff Crosby and Shelley Ann Jackson


Format: Hardcover, 72 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $19.95

Thousands of years ago people living on the steppes of central Asia realized that horses could transport them long distances, help them fight their wars, pull their plows, and provide them with sport and companionship. Ever since, horses and human history have been intertwined.

The author-illustrator team of Jeff Crosby and Shelley... Read more >
National Geographic Readers: Ponies
National Geographic Readers: Ponies
Written by Laura Marsh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426308499
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National Geographic Readers: Ponies

Written by Laura Marsh


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $3.99

Ponies is replete with brilliant photographs and catchy content that will both teach and entertain. Children will be captivated as they watch a brand new baby foal walk within minutes of being born then quickly turn into one of the most graceful animals on Earth. Like all of our level 1... Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Ponies
National Geographic Readers: Ponies
Written by Laura Marsh
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426308505
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National Geographic Readers: Ponies

Written by Laura Marsh


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $13.90

Ponies is replete with brilliant photographs and catchy content that will both teach and entertain. Children will be captivated as they watch a brand new baby foal walk within minutes of being born then quickly turn into one of the most graceful animals on Earth. Like all of our level 1 readers... Read more >
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Gunner
Gunner
Written by Judy Andrekson, Illustrated by David Parkins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887769054
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Gunner
Hurricane Horse
Written by Judy Andrekson
Illustrated by David Parkins


Format: Trade Paperback, 104 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $7.95

Each book in the True Horse Stories focuses on a contemporary horse from a different part of the world, and each animal is, in his or her own way, a hero.

PBJ Decks Smokin Gun (Gunner) is an American Paint Horse, one of the many of Heather Lott Goodwin's herd, and a... Read more >
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Gunner
Gunner
Written by Judy Andrekson, Illustrated by David Parkins
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770492271
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Gunner
Hurricane Horse
Written by Judy Andrekson
Illustrated by David Parkins


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $6.99

Each book in the True Horse Stories focuses on a contemporary horse from a different part of the world, and each animal is, in his or her own way, a hero.

PBJ Decks Smokin Gun (Gunner) is an American Paint Horse, one of the many of Heather Lott Goodwin's herd, and a... Read more >
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Wild Horses
Wild Horses
Written by George Edward Stanley, Illustrated by Michael Langham Rowe
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307549358
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Wild Horses

Written by George Edward Stanley
Illustrated by Michael Langham Rowe


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2009
Price: $3.99

Long ago, all horse were wild. In time, people taught them to wear a saddle and a bit. But some horses were not tamed. And today, all over the world, wild horses still run free.


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read more >
Miskeen
Miskeen
Written by Judy Andrekson, Illustrated by David Parkins
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770490000
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Miskeen
The Dancing Horse
Written by Judy Andrekson
Illustrated by David Parkins


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 5, 2009
Price: $6.99

Miskeen was born in obscurity on a Russian farm, sold to a traveling circus, and earned a reputation performing in small towns in the 1980s. He was schooled first as a liberty (rider-less) horse and then as a “dancing” (dressage) performer. Dancing was what he did best, and he was often... Read more >
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Horses
Horses
Written by Monica Kulling, Illustrated by Betina Ogden
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307486042
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Horses

Written by Monica Kulling
Illustrated by Betina Ogden


Format: eBook, 24 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2009
Price: $3.99

There’s a new horse on the farm! He was just born yesterday, but he already weighs 100 pounds and can stand all by himself.

Kids will love following this little colt through his first two years of life in this very young nonfiction Pictureback that’s simple and fun enough to be... Read more >
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Face to Face With Wild Horses
Face to Face With Wild Horses
Written by Yva Momatiuk, Photographed by John Eastcott
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426304668
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Face to Face With Wild Horses

Written by Yva Momatiuk
Photographed by John Eastcott


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2009
Price: $16.95

You approach with caution, drawn to their equine beauty. The sleek stallion, the magnificent mare, and the gentle foal look like any happy family. But don’t get too close. These are wild horses, untamed by humans. Now photographers Yva Momatiuk and John Eastcott take you inside the world of the wild... Read more >
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Face to Face With Wild Horses
Face to Face With Wild Horses
Written by Yva Momatiuk, Photographed by John Eastcott
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426304675
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Face to Face With Wild Horses

Written by Yva Momatiuk
Photographed by John Eastcott


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2009
Price: $25.90

You approach with caution, drawn to their equine beauty. The sleek stallion, the magnificent mare, and the gentle foal look like any happy family. But don’t get too close. These are wild horses, untamed by humans. Now photographers Yva Momatiuk and John Eastcott take you inside the world of the wild... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Brigadier
Brigadier
Written by Judy Andrekson, Illustrated by David Parkins
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770490031
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Brigadier
Gentle Hero
Written by Judy Andrekson
Illustrated by David Parkins


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 8, 2009
Price: $6.99

The true story of a gentle hero who won hearts and affection for
his commitment to “serve and protect.”

A big boy right from the start, Brig was a Belgian draft cross, or grade horse, with just the right temperament to earn his place on the Mounted Unit of the Toronto... Read more >
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Fosta
Fosta
Written by Judy Andrekson, Illustrated by David Parkins
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770490048
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Fosta
Marathon Master
Written by Judy Andrekson
Illustrated by David Parkins


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 8, 2009
Price: $6.99

If nature had taken its course, Fosta would never have lived. But thanks to quick and loving intervention, the plucky little foal did survive. In the first few moments of his life, he was stolen from his dame by an expectant mare. When she had no milk to give him, he... Read more >
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JB Andrew
JB Andrew
Written by Judy Andrekson, Illustrated by David Parkins
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770490024
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JB Andrew
Mustang Magic
Written by Judy Andrekson
Illustrated by David Parkins


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 8, 2009
Price: $6.99

He was born, wild and free, in the vast mountainous scrublands of Nevada. Until he was a year old, no human hand touched him, though he knew something of the danger people represented to the herd. But one fateful day, the herd was chased by a huge black creature in the... Read more >
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Little Squire
Little Squire
Written by Judy Andrekson, Illustrated by David Parkins
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770490017
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Little Squire
The Jumping Pony
Written by Judy Andrekson
Illustrated by David Parkins


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 8, 2009
Price: $6.99

Little Squire was born in an Irish meadow on an early spring day. The colt was beautifully formed with strong, straight legs and a pretty head. But due to his small size, it was unlikely he would be more than a nice child’s riding pony. By the following spring, the yearling... Read more >
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La Primera
La Primera
Written by Ian Tyson, Illustrated by Adeline Halvorson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887768637
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La Primera
The Story of Wild Mustangs
Written by Ian Tyson
Illustrated by Adeline Halvorson


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2009
Price: $20.95

Ian Tyson's classic song, beautifully illustrated for horse-loving youngsters everywhere

The story of the wild mustang in North America is the subject of “La Primera,” a song written and performed by Canadian folk singer and horse afficionado, Ian Tyson. And it is the subject of this handsome picture book with paintings by... Read more >
Brigadier
Brigadier
Written by Judy Andrekson, Illustrated by David Parkins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887769047
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Brigadier
Gentle Hero
Written by Judy Andrekson
Illustrated by David Parkins


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2009
Price: $7.95

The true story of a gentle hero who won hearts and affection for
his commitment to “serve and protect.”

A big boy right from the start, Brig was a Belgian draft cross, or grade horse, with just the right temperament to earn his place on the Mounted Unit of the Toronto... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
A Field Full of Horses with Audio, Peggable
A Field Full of Horses with Audio, Peggable
Written by Peter Hansard, Illustrated by Kenneth Lilly
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763641863
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A Field Full of Horses with Audio, Peggable
Read, Listen, & Wonder
Written by Peter Hansard
Illustrated by Kenneth Lilly


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: November 25, 2008
Price: $9.99

This vibrant new book-and-CD series brings the best of our Read and Wonder nature stories to life.

Each paperback title in the series includes a CD that features:
- an engaging read-aloud with sound effects
- a segment focusing on fascinating facts
- a read-along opportunity guided by prompts

Every child who has... Read more >
Fosta
Fosta
Written by Judy Andrekson, Illustrated by David Parkins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887768385
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Fosta
Marathon Master
Written by Judy Andrekson
Illustrated by David Parkins


Format: Trade Paperback, 104 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $7.95

If nature had taken its course, Fosta would never have lived. But thanks to quick and loving intervention, the plucky little foal did survive. In the first few moments of his life, he was stolen from his dame by an expectant mare. When she had no milk to give him, he... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
A Field Full of Horses with Audio
A Field Full of Horses with Audio
Written by Peter Hansard, Illustrated by Kenneth Lilly
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763638283
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A Field Full of Horses with Audio
Read, Listen, & Wonder
Written by Peter Hansard
Illustrated by Kenneth Lilly


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2008
Price: $8.99

This vibrant new book-and-CD series brings the best of our Read and Wonder nature stories to life.

Each paperback title in the series includes a CD that features:
- an engaging read-aloud with sound effects
- a segment focusing on fascinating facts
- a read-along opportunity guided by prompts

Every child who has... Read more >
JB Andrew
JB Andrew
Written by Judy Andrekson, Illustrated by David Parkins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887768378
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JB Andrew
Mustang Magic
Written by Judy Andrekson
Illustrated by David Parkins


Format: Trade Paperback, 88 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2008
Price: $7.95

He was born, wild and free, in the vast mountainous scrublands of Nevada. Until he was a year old, no human hand touched him, though he knew something of the danger people represented to the herd. But one fateful day, the herd was chased by a huge black creature in the... Read more >
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History Chapters: Riding With The Mail
History Chapters: Riding With The Mail
Written by Gare Thompson
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426301926
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History Chapters: Riding With The Mail
The Story of the Pony Express
Written by Gare Thompson


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $17.90

This was how America communicated in the dangerous days of the Wild West: by a courier service demanding daring dashes through the badlands. The Pony Express was a long, tortuous gauntlet for the brave riders who dared to deliver. Riding with the Mail: The Story of the Pony Express is an... Read more >
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