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Did anyone one see this? New novel about eventing.

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  • Did anyone one see this? New novel about eventing.


    Okay, so it's for kids, but I am still off to Amazon to buy one .

  • #2
    THanks! I love reading and haven't picked up a book to read over christmas break!!!
    ~*It's not about the ribbons, but about the ride behind it"
    R.I.P. Teddy O'Connor


    • #3
      And I could be wrong but I think the cover photo was taken by Fairweather.
      "smile a lot can let us ride happy,it is good thing"

      My CANTER blog.


      • #4
        Thanks Caff--it was! Love that pic/horse/venue!!
        I have the book sitting here, but haven't had two seconds to read it yet!


        • #5
          Mine has already shipped from Amazon!


          • #6
            Nice pic Fairweather! I wanna be on the next book cover!


            • #7
              Hey, OP, just one complaint - You couldn't have posted this a few days earlier? It would have made the perfect Christmas gift for DD and of course none of the bookstores have it in stock!

              Now I will be forced to buy it for no reason. Her birthday is too far away and I want to read it too!

              Lovely Picture, Fairweather.


              • #8
                Along the same lines:http://www.teamworkdressage.com/reso....asp?Item=5005 "New horse for Marny" - I like this one!
                “Courage is being scared to death, but saddling up anyway.” – John Wayne


                • #9
                  Who can guess...

                  The horse, the rider and the course on the cover?

                  Don't play if you already know through FW -- great pic, BTW!
                  I evented just for the Halibut.


                  • #10
                    ohh i want to read it!!
                    "Hell yes I can ride. I was riding when I fell off!"


                    • #11
                      Originally posted by Hey Mickey View Post
                      ohh i want to read it!!
                      It looks good and I like the cover picture


                      • #12
                        no one is playing the guess the rider/horse/course game, and I want to know!


                        • #13
                          The horse is Critical Decision with Missy Ransenhousen up. I have no idea where it was taken. It is a fabulous photo!

                          Is she that tiny or is the horse that big?


                          • #14
                            I love it when relationships develop beyond simple friendship!


                            • #15
                              subk is right!
                              The course is the Morven Park advanced track, and in answer to her question, the horse's barn name is B.G. -- short for Big Guy.
                              I evented just for the Halibut.


                              • #16
                                Originally posted by NeverTime View Post
                                subk is right!
                                Certainly not because I'm bright! I must confess, I got the book in yesterday and checked the credits...

                                How big is "B.G."?


                                • #17
                                  It came Monday and I finished it last night. What a fun book! Really reminded me why I got into eventing.


                                  • #18
                                    Originally posted by bip View Post
                                    It came Monday and I finished it last night. What a fun book! Really reminded me why I got into eventing.
                                    It WAS fun, wasn't it? I especially loved the character of "Andy" and how enthusiastic he was about eventing. Made me laugh and feel good about why I event, too.
                                    "Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work." - Thomas Edison

                                    So, the Zen Buddhist says to the hotdog vendor, "Make me one with everything."