With brilliant, stylized illustrations and simple text, Paul Goble tells the story of a young woman who follows her heart, and the family that respects and accepts her uniqueness. Considering how difficult it is for some communities to allow friendships to grow between people of different cultures, this village's support for the girl's companions of choice is admirable. Goble's bold paintings reflect this noble open-mindedness. The young horse fanatic of the house will joyfully add this book to his or her collection. Children are passionate people; they will relate. (All ages) --Emilie Coulter --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
This is a beautiful Native American tale about a young girl who loves horses so much, she is truly destined to live amongst them. Read morePublished 18 days ago by puglover98
(Note on this website it is labeled for ages 5-8 I disagree fully with this...in my opinion it would be more for older children to read on their own or to have read to them. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Rosa Cline
The Art is lovely in this Native American fable. Personally, I found the ending where the woman apparently 'married a horse' a bit weird, however, which prevented me from giving it... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Batfan7