Entries Tagged as 'Horses'

Twist and Ernest

September 14th, 2011 · No Comments · Books

Review By JENNIFER GANNETT I recently received a copy of Twist and Ernest to review. I was immediately captivated by the illustrations and thoroughly enjoyed the story of the little donkey who is very earnest indeed. Ernest is a small, lonely donkey.  Overjoyed when he gets a pasture mate in the form of Twist, a big, beautiful […]

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Wild Horse Winter

May 28th, 2011 · No Comments · Books

Review By CAROLYN M. MULLIN In the affecting spirit of Japanese nature poetry (like that of Basho), comes Wild Horse Winter, a flowing and dramatic tale of a colt and his mother who survive four seasons on the island of Hokkaido, Japan. Author-artist Testuya Honda beautifully portrays – in a cold color palette (blues, whites) […]

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Uncover a Horse

August 11th, 2010 · No Comments · Books

Review By JESSICA ALMY David George Gordon’s Uncover a Horse transported me back to the days of 4-H hippology competitions. This book is perfect for budding equine enthusiasts who want to know about horses’ anatomy or behavior. Page by page, readers physically deconstruct and reconstruct a horse. While the book does not speak to animal […]

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Run, Turkey, Run

January 18th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Books

Review By JACQUELINE BODNAR In this holiday story, the poor turkey remains on the run, even when he thinks he is finally safe. The farmer plans to cook him for Thanksgiving and when he sets out to get him, the turkey runs. He ends up using multiple methods around the farmyard to camouflage himself from […]

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