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The Shadow Brumby (Bonnie and Sam #1)

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Bonnie and Sam are best friends. No one loves horses the way they do. When Bonnie whispers to them, they understand, and Sam always knows if they need a drink, or a hug, or a race around the paddock. The girls ride together whenever they can, and they have the best adventures, like that time the wild shadow brumby slipped into town ...Illustrated in full colour.
Paperback, 64 pages
Published March 1st 2007 by Allen & Unwin
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Alison Lester, “Bonnie & Sam: The Shadow Brumby (Book1)” (Crows Nest, NSW: Allen & Unwin, 2007)

“Bonnie and Sam knew all the horses and ponies in Currawong Creek. They were horse-crazy!” (p4)

Wonderful story about two Australian friends and their shared loved of horses. Original tale of Drover and … new Drover {I'll keep this spoiler-free}.

Words we looked up were:

* Piebald pony = spotted with two different colors (especially black and white) on horses’ coats. A skewbald has large irregular
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Has a son Lachie Hume, who is also a published children's book author.
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