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Runaway Radish

by Haas, Jessie.

Format: Print Book 2001
Availability: Available at 8 Libraries 8 of 8 copies
Available (8)
Location Collection Call #
Bridgeville Public Library Public Library Children's Fiction JUV FIC HAA
Location  Bridgeville Public Library
 
Collection  Public Library Children's Fiction
 
Call Number  JUV FIC HAA
 
 
CLP - East Liberty First Chapter Books j Fic Haas, Je
Location  CLP - East Liberty
 
Collection  First Chapter Books
 
Call Number  j Fic Haas, Je
 
 
CLP - Main Library First Floor Children's Department - First Chapter Books j Fic Haas, Je
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  First Floor Children's Department - First Chapter Books
 
Call Number  j Fic Haas, Je
 
 
CLP - Squirrel Hill Children's First Chapter Books j Fic Haas, Je
Location  CLP - Squirrel Hill
 
Collection  Children's First Chapter Books
 
Call Number  j Fic Haas, Je
 
 
Cooper-Siegel Community Library Step Up Books j FIC HAA STEPUP
Location  Cooper-Siegel Community Library
 
Collection  Step Up Books
 
Call Number  j FIC HAA STEPUP
 
 
Mt. Lebanon Public Library Children's Fiction j HAAS
Location  Mt. Lebanon Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Fiction
 
Call Number  j HAAS
 
 
Sewickley Public Library Juvenile Fiction J F HAA
Location  Sewickley Public Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Fiction
 
Call Number  J F HAA
 
 
Shaler North Hills Library Juvenile Step Up j STEP-UP HAA
Location  Shaler North Hills Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Step Up
 
Call Number  j STEP-UP HAA
 
 
Summary

Radish is a feisty pony--and the best teacher Judy has ever had. He teaches her how to ride, and how to go fast and far, and even how to fall off. But most of all, he teaches her to be patient. And when Judy outgrows him, he teaches Nina all the same things, and most of all, how to be brave.

But girls grow, and ponies stay the same size. What will Radish do with no one to bully--and to teach? It takes his running away for Judy and Nina to find the perfect solution, one that keeps Radish from being outgrown ever again!

Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "Gr. 2^-4. Judy is a small girl when Radish, a spunky red pony, comes to live with her. Judy learns to ride and care for the horse, and Radish has a loving companion--until Judy outgrows the pony. Luckily, Judy's family finds a new home for Radish, and the cycle of learning, teaching, and fun starts again with a new girl, Nina. When Nina gets too big for the pony, she and Judy find their old friend a lasting home--a riding camp, where feisty Radish helps new generations of youngsters learn about riding. With basic language, short sentences, and plenty of details about horse care and riding technique, this beginning chapter book is a sure bet for children with horse fever. Margot Apple's handsome, nostalgic illustrations of horses in action enliven nearly every page. --Gillian Engberg"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Subjects Ponies -- Juvenile fiction.
Ponies -- Fiction.
Publisher New York :Greenwillow Books,2001
Contributors Apple, Margot.
Language English
Description 56 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
ISBN 0688166881 (trade)
0060291591 (lib. bdg.)
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