Entries Tagged as 'Horses'

Herd Your Horses

January 31st, 2016 · No Comments · Board Games

Review By JENNIFER KALI My six-year-old daughter, a lover of horses, asked anybody and everybody for “only horse things” as Christmas gifts this year. She got shirts, books, earrings, temporary tattoos, and this really interesting board game. The premise of the game is that a stallion has escaped from a ranch, taking some mares with […]

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Horse Sanctuary

October 11th, 2013 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By KRISTIN WALD Many children go through an adoration and admiration of horses when they are young. With paint-by-number kits and young adult novels and films based on kids and horses, there’s no shortage of material to keep the love alive. But when those children get a little older, very real and disturbing issues start to emerge […]

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Finnegan and Fox: The Ten-Foot Cop

March 7th, 2013 · No Comments · Books

Review By ANDREA ZOLLMAN Learn about the mounted police through the eyes of a horse by spending a day in New York City with a mounted police officer in Finnegan and Fox: The Ten-Foot Cop, written by Helen L. Wibur and illustrated by John Manders. Finnegan the horse narrates the story as he and his […]

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A Christmas Horse Named Cairo

December 9th, 2011 · No Comments · Books

Review By MOLLY FRISINGER A Christmas Horse Named Cairo: A Rescued Palomino from Sunny Day Farms is a fundraiser book for Sunny Day Farms Animal Sanctuary. Using photographs and a simple storyline, the book tells the true story of rescued horse Cairo through the eyes of a little girl who lives on the farm. The […]

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