A Kingdom in a Horse Author:Maia Wojciechowska A Kingdom in a Horse — When David's father offers to buy him Gypsy, the chestnut mare, David refuses even though he loves that horse. After all, his father had betrayed him once. Wasn't this some kind of trick to buy back his love? — How David and Gypsy are finally brought together makes a moving and honest story for mature readers by the 1965 win... more »ner of the Newbery Medal.« less
I LOVED this book as a teen, and still do. I highly recommend it to anyone choosing a book for a horse-interested person, but also it has wonderfully drawn family characters facing difficult situations and growing.