Bargain eBooks #671:

Backyard Horse Tales: Sox 2ndEdition by Jackie Anton
Type: Illustrated Chapter Book (readers age 8 +)
Genre: Childrens
Price: $3.99
Where to Get It:
Amazon (Kindle)      Barnes and Noble
Sox was born with a brave heart and an in your face attitude, He was also born with a leg that was not quite right. His courage and complete disregard for his handicap inspire his little friend Emma. Young Emma Struggles with a learning disability. This lonely child befriends Sox and an unbreakable bond is formed. Readers share in Sox’s adventures, his friends, and his challenges. Sox is a heart-warming tale for every child who has ever dreamed of a special horse, and for anyone who has loved an equine partner.           BYHT Sox 2nd Edition has received the Mom’s Choice Award for Excellence.
What they’re saying about it:
My thoughts, as a parent are that it was an engaging, well-researched story.  I would compare it to “Black Beauty” in that most of the story was told from the point of view of the horse, Sox.  It is an easy-to-read book, and there is a lot of helpful information in the back of the book.  It is the perfect book for a parent to read out loud to his/her child, and I think that it would appeal to children of all ages.  I also appreciated the fact that the author dealt briefly with issues of military parents and single parents. Review From: My Devotional Thoughts host of BYHT Sox 2nd Edition blog tour
E-Book Reader’s Review By Horse Lover from Leesburg, VA:
A great story for young readers who are interested in horses. Narrated from the horse’s perspective, this is the story of a young horse and a young girl facing difficult challenges and how their friendship grows and allows them to succeed.  Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.

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