Misty of Chincoteague
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Misty of Chincoteague by Marguerite Henry
Book DescriptionNobody could capture the phantom. She was the wildest mare on Assateague Island. They said she was like the wind, that the white "map" on her shoulders was her mark of freedom. Paul and Maureen Beebe had their hearts set on owning her. They were itching to buy and tame her, and worked hard to earn the money she would cost. But the roundup men had tried to capture her and for two years she had escaped them... Pony Penning Day holds a surprise for everyone, for Paul not only brings in the Phantom, but her newborn colt as well. Can Paul and Maureen possibly earn enough to buy them both? Marguerite Henry's Newbery Honor Book has captivated generations of boys and girls both with its thrilling descriptions of true incidents from the tiny island of Chincoteague, and its realistic yet wonderfully magical atmosphere. This story of an animal brought into captivity poignantly reveals the powerful opposing forces of humans and nature.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780743572507
(142mm x 127mm x 13mm)
Imprint: Simon & Schuster Audio
Publish Date: 1-Oct-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Marguerite Henry
San Domingo, Hardback (July 2016)
According to Indian legend, a Medicine Hat stallion is so sacred that no harm can come to its rider. When young Peter is given one, he recognizes immediately how special this horse is. Naming him San Domingo, Peter trains the colt and they share many adventures. 69 illustrations.
Gaudenzia, Pride of the Palio, Hardback (April 2016)
An idealistic young man trains a workhorse to compete in the Palio horse race held each year in Siena, Italy, in this triumphant story from Newbery Award-winning author Henry, back in print by popular demand. Illustrations.
Mustang, Hardback (April 2016)View all books by Marguerite Henry
This classic story, now in a specially priced edition, is the enthralling true tale of Wild Horse Annie, who almost single-handedly saved Nevada's herds of wild mustangs from extinction.
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