Horses, horsemanship, and horse sport have been a part of mankind since time began. This book is full of short, fun and informative reads, great for busy on the go horse people, or for those who enjoy some history and trivia, with a dash of mystery thrown in!!
Why did crippled Anne Sewell really write the story of Black Beauty?
Who were the original horse whisperers with their secret oaths and handshakes?
Did Grand National winner Moifaa escape a sinking ship and swim to shore..or is that a tall tale?
What part did the theatre have in the start of the British mail coach runs?
What was the little known secret to Secretariat's success on the racetrack?
Why were the 'sand pounders' used in WW II to patrol American beaches?
How did King's horse end up in a small Canadian town?
...and there's lots more!
Author Cindy Crank is the author of two other non fiction short books available on Amazon:
Shergar: Kidnapping the Wonder Horse
Phar Lap: The Unsolved Never Ending Mystery