Book Bits


Angel Horses

Angel Horses: Divine Messengers of Hope

By Allen & Linda Anderson
© 2006 by Allen & Linda Anderson
ISBN: 1577315189
New World Library
14 Pamaron Way
Novato, CA 94949
415-884-2100
wwwnewworldlibrary.com
Paperback 6x7.5", 256 pgs
~ $14 US

A collection of inspiring, true stories about horses and personal histories of people whose lives were transformed - and even saved - by their relationships and encounters with horses. A lovely book and excellent gift idea.

 
Herb

Equine Herbs and Healing

By Maya Cointreau & E. Barrie Kavasch
with Sandra Cointreau
© 2005 Maya Cointreau, E. Barrie Kavasch,
Sandra Cointreau
ISBN: 1411656334
Pub. by Earth Lodge
589 Kent Rd.
Gaylordsville, CT 06755
860-237-8801
www.earthlodgeherbals.com
Paperback 6x9", 127 pgs
~$20 US


In this helpful little black&white-paged book you will find quality sketches of plants and flowers pleasantly intertwined among practical information about herbs, essential oils, recipes, history, and even bodywork … a great gift.

 
Believe

Believe: A Horseman's Journey

By Buck Brannaman & William Reynolds
© 2004 Buck Brannaman & William Reynolds
ISBN: 1592284337
The Lyons Press
246 Goose Lane
Guilford, CT 06437
203-458-4500
www.LyonsPress.com
Paperback 6x9", 216 pgs
~$17 US

The paperback is out - a helpful and interesting book. Learn from Buck through his sharing of stories of other horsemen and women whom he helped succeed with their horses. 

 
Photo

Photographing Horses

By Lesli Groves
© 2006 Lesli Krause Groves
ISBN: 159228230x
The Lyons Press
246 Goose Lane
Guilford, CT 06437
203-458-4500
www.LyonsPress.com
Hardcover, 8x9.5", 208 pgs
~$30 US

Want to know how to capture that moment, that angle, that setting, when photographing your horses? This is the book that will show you how. Great gift too!

 
Equiping

Equipping Your Horse Farm

By Cherry Hill & Richard Klimesh
© 2006 Cherry Hill
ISBN: 158017843x paperbk
ISBN: 1580178448 hardcover
Storey Publishing
210 MASS MoCA Way
North Adams, MA 01247
413-346-2100
www.storey.com
8.5x11", 224 pgs
~$30 US Hardcover
~$20 US Paperback

Everything you ever wanted to know about farm equipment - well, almost. Very helpful for the small or large property caretaker.

 
Rescued

Rescued: Saving Animals from Disaster

By Allen & Linda Anderson
© 2006, Allen & Linda Anderson
ISBN: 1577315448
New World Library
14 Pamaron Way
Novato, CA 94949
415-884-2100
www.newworldlibrary.com
Paperback 6x9", 368 pgs
~$17 US

This is a book of life-changing stories and practical suggestions. Being prepared beforehand, and knowing what to do in the event of an emergency, and after, will help save many lives. A timely book - a must have.

 
Amough Wild Horses

Among Wild Horses: A Portrait of the Pryor Mountain Mustangs

By Lynne Pomeranz (photogr)
Text by Rhonda Massingham
© 2006 Lynn Pomeranz, photos; Text, Storey Publishing LLC
ISBN: 158017633x
Storey Publishing
210 MASS MoCA Way
North Adams, MA 01247
413-346-2100
www.storey.com
Hardcover, 9x6.5, 134 pgs
~$17 US


Loaded with beautiful photos of the Pryor horses and their natural mountain habitat; brief descriptive and informative text pages interspersed. Great gift.

 
Last of Wild Horses

The Last of the Wild Horses


By Martin Harbury; photogr. Ron Watts
© 2005 Key Porter Books, Canada
ISBN: 1554070147
Published by Firefly Books, Inc.
PO Box 1338, Ellicott Station
Buffalo, NY 14205
Paperback, 9x11", 208 pgs
~$25 US

Lots of informative text among beautiful, captivating captioned photos of the wild horses of many areas of the world.

 
Mustang

Mustang

By Sharon Curtin; photogr. by John Eastcott & Yva Momatiuk
© 1996 Sharon Curtin, text; photos, Yva Momatiuk & John Eastcott
ISBN: 09644991519
Rufus Publications, Inc.
Bearsville, NY 12409
(no longer active; book available through some internet sources)
American Wildlife in American Spaces series
Hardcover, 9.5x12.5", 190 pgs
~$40 US

Fabulous photos, informative text in this big coffee-table book ... interesting to compare to now, ten years later. Great gift if you can locate it (thanks, Cathy!)

 
Horse from the Sea

The Horse from the Sea

By Victoria Holmes
© 2005 Victoria Holmes
ISBN: 0060520302
Harper Collins
1350 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019
212-261-6793
www.harpercollinschildrens.com
Paperback 5.25x7.5", 320 pgs
~ $7 US

The author takes the reader back in time to late 1500s in Ireland and dramatically portrays the adventure of a 14-year-old girl who finds an injured abandoned horse - and more.

 
Phantom

Phantom Stallion: Gypsy Gold

By Terri Farley
©2006 Terri Sprenger-Farley
ISBN: 006081540
Harper Collins
1350 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019
212-261-6793
www.harpercollinschildrens.com
Paperback 5.25x7.5", 226 pgs
~ $5 US

Another adventure that will capture the reader - a great addition to the Phantom Stallion series. Great gift for the children and the young at heart.

 
Farley

Charming Classics (box set):

National Velvet, by Enid Bagnold
Black Beauty, by Anna Sewell
My Friend Flicka, by Mary O'Hara
Harper Collins
1350 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019
212-261-6793
www.harpercollinschildrens.com
Paperbacks 5.25x7.5"
~20 US, set; necklace attached

Three great books for the family, in a boxed set with a necklace attached. Fun gift.

 

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