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Judy was looking forward to riding camp, but it wasn't what she had dreamed of. The horses are bad tempered, the riders don't have control, and Judy becomes terrified that someday she may fall off and be trampled. One day she is assigned Duke, a disasterous horse, and is badly injured when Duke falls. When she recovers from the accident, Judy is terrified to get back in the saddle. Mr. Jeffers her former riding instructor has an inspiration: perhaps Judy could regain her love of horses if she has a horse who needs to regain her trust in human beings. With a wrecked mare, Fair Lady, Judy learns to love horses again, and finds that she has a truly spectacular horse.
Billy loved horses. And one Birthday his mom and Dad gave him a pony of his own. With his white face, he knew that pony should be called Blaze. and they have many great adventures together. This is the first book in the Blaze series.
This book gives profiles of twenty of the most famous horses of the day. From Man O'war, king of the race track, to Heatherbloom horse able to jump like Pegasus, to Bob the great milk horse these stories bring to light the personality and beauty of our four footed equine friends.
Billy and Blaze are more than just friends--they're heroes! When they spot smoke in the brush, they race through the woods to sound the alarm. At the end of the day, Billy and Blaze are rewarded for their bravery--with carrots for Blaze, chocolate cake for Billy, and a very special present that they can share. Blaze and the Forest Fire is part of the classic Billy and Blaze series. Sensitive drawings and easy-to-read words capture the warmth and special understanding between a boy and his horse.
Tommy loves horses above anything. And after he saw a beautiful gray pony in a field, he has been dreaming of a gray pony. Can Billy and blaze help him find the perfect pony?
While out on a ride, Billy and his pony Blaze run into a bunch of traveling gypsys. They ask Billy's father if he would be willing to sell Blaze. When Billy's father says know they steal Blaze in the middle of the night. Home sick for home, Blaze excapes from his captures. Will Billy and Blaze every see each other again?
Billy was a little boy who loved horses. Blaze, his beautiful pony was his best friend. One night they went camping at this ancient indian cave. When billy woke up the next morning, Blaze was gone. Who could have stolen such a sweet tempered pony. Will Billy be able to find whoever stole his pony? Will Billy be able to get Blaze back?
Billy and his pony Blaze like to go on adventures. Today Billy is looking for the lost quarry. Along the way he finds "wolf rock", a old shack, and a new friend too.
Billy and his pony Blaze love to ride around the open country. Their friend Jim warns them of a wild Mountain Lion in the area. Billy finds a stranded calf. Can Billy and Blaze save the calf and catch the wild mountain lion? Other books about Blaze are available from Bookshare.
When Billy goes on vacation with his family to a rance in thw West, they bring Blaze, Billy's pony. Billy and Blaze go on adventures and one day, they see Thunderbolt. Thunderbolt is one of the last wild horses, and a beautiful horse at that. No one can catch him. Can Billy teach Thunderbolt that he can be trusted? Will Billy get to ride Thunderbolt?
Billy and his friend Tommy decide to go explore the countryside around their homes with their ponies Blaze and Dusty. Along the way they find great adventures. But with all this exploring, can they find their way home again?
When Billly and Blaze go exploring Billy gets lost in a forest of dead trees. To make matters worse, there is a storm brewing. Can Blaze find the way out of the woods and onto home? This file should make an excellent embossed braille copy. Other books about Blaze which are available from Bookshare: Blaze and the Lost Quarry Blaze and Thunderbolt Blaze and the Forest Fire Blaze and the Gypsies Blaze and the Mountain Lion Blaze Shows the Way Billy and Blaze Blaze and the Gray Spotted Pony Blaze and the Indian Cave.
When they purchased the beautiful white Pony they didn't consider the fact that the pony might be blind. But Rhonda is willing to rind him, and trust him, and in turn he will learn to trust her. But can they build up enough trust to jump without seeing what he is jumping? Based on a true story. Good novel about horses for grades 5 and up.
From the Book jacket: "If I only knew someone who would give him a good home." The owner of a fine horse, just crippled on the track, made the remark and Peter overheard him. Peter was ten and his father had taken him to his first race at Saratoga. He had always loved horses-Mohawk's owner could tell that from the way he acted. Could he take the horse? His father said he could, so a few days later Mohawk came home. Happy, busy days followed for both Peter and Mohawk, for no horse ever received more tender care. He grew strong and lively too. And when another year came around, he ran again and won $500. Perhaps you can guess what Peter did with his money. ... He bought a yearling, and, most exciting of all, Salute was a grandson of the great Man o' War. The artist's beautiful lithographs were all drawn directly on the zinc plates, a technique which gives them a rich depth in tone and quality. C. W. ANDERSON "Young horse lovers are extremely fond of C. W. Anderson's books. They have handsome horse portraits, and they tell in simple, straightforward fashion of the experience of children with horses." -New York Herald Tribune C. W. Anderson grew up in Wahoo, Nebraska, and studied at the Art Institute of Chicago. His first book, Billy and Blaze, was published by Macmillan in 1936. Since then more than half a million Billy and Blaze Books have been sold, and Mr. Anderson has come to be recognized as America's foremost author- illustrator of horse stories. He has written such favorites for young readers as A Filly for Joan and High Courage, as well as books for horse enthusiasts of all ages such as Heads Up, Heels Down, C. W. Anderson's Complete Book of Horses and Horsemanship, and Twenty Gallant Horses. Horses still dominate Mr. Anderson's life as an artist and sportsman. He has a country home in Mason, New Hampshire, where he rides, and a studio in Boston.
This easy to read book tells the profiles of twenty of America's most famous racehorses. From Heatherbloom, able to jump eight foot fences, to Snow Man, who won the triple crown of jumping, to Seabiscuit, and War Admiral, two of the most famous race horses. This book will delight anyone who loves horses.
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