‘The Racehorse Who Wouldn’t Gallop’ by Clare Balding


Jacqueline Wilson says that it is: ‘A heart-warming story with a great girl-power message.’

The website www.lovereading4kids.co.uk tells us that: ‘Charlie Bass is a horse-mad ten year old who dreams of owning her own pony. So when she accidentally manages to buy a racehorse, Charlie is thrilled.  The horse she buys – Noble Warrior – looks the part: strong, fit and healthy.  There’s just one problem – he won’t gallop !’

Published on 22/9/16.  For age 7+