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KING OF THE WIND (Marguerite Henry Horseshoe Library)
KING OF THE WIND - Marguerite Henry Horseshoe Library
Author: Marguerite Henry
ISBN-13: 9780026887588
ISBN-10: 0026887584
Publication Date: 3/10/1987
Reading Level: Ages 9-12
Rating:
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
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4.3 stars, based on 11 ratings
Publisher: Simon Pulse
Book Type: Paperback
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Winner of The John Newberry Medal under the supervision of the American Library Association, to books that are considered the most distinguished contributions to literature for children.
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The Newbery Medal-winning tale about a stallion, a stable boy, and their globe-spanning adventures.
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A great book! Lots of inspiration and is a very good horse book!
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One of the greatest horse stories ever!
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A beautiful horse story about a boy and a horse who start out in Egypt and are sent to England. The boy is the caretaker of the horse and is very devoted. The story continues through their lives as the boy grows. Very well told and exciting to read.
Great read aloud!
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Action, adventure, drama, and horses. Margret Henry has done it again!
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I first read King of the Wind years ago when I was a girl and reading every horse book I could get my hands on. This is a story that has stayed with me for years and I have read it aloud to my children. (Their dad even listened in). The true story of the Godolphin Arabian, this book chronicles the history of the golden stallion from Morocco who became the ancestor of all modern day race horses. It is a captivating tale of the long journey and adventures of the horse and the poor mute stable boy who loved him. If you love a good horse story, this is one of the best.
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What's to say.....the author is Marguerite Henry and the illustrator is Wesley Dennis...that really says it all to the horse lovers in this world!
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A classic for any young person going through the horse phase (and haven't we all?).
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Fabulous...we couldn't wait to find out what was going to happen next.
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This was an excellent book, a great read aloud for kids. Boys and girls alike will enjoy this one.
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I tHINK tHIS bOOK WAS INTERESTING.
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I love this book. Great book for horse lovers.
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This book is used in Sonlight Core 5.
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Beautifully Illustrated by Wesley Dennis
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This copy is a brand new paperback. Great book!
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Animal, Family, Drama,
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This is one of the best books I've ever read!!!!!!!!!!