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Riding High

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Billie and her beautiful gray gelding, Valentine's Kiss, are three-day eventing naturals--winning every regional trial they enter. But suddenly, Billie loses interest in the sport and avoids training with her beloved horse. While her rivals say that she's lost her nerve, the truth is that Billie witnessed a terrible accident during her last cross-country event, in which th ...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published August 19th 2008 by Kingfisher (first published April 7th 2008)
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I found this book hugely frustrating and came away wondering whether the series is, in fact, aimed at reluctant readers or those with a (comparatively) low reading age. Simplistic dialogue, redundant sentences and a total lack of subtlety made for a massively frustrating reading experience.

In more positive terms, the plot was snappy and didn't linger, and the characterisation for Billie and her trainer were interesting. Lots of nice set pieces, including the dressage.

Overall, I wish this had be
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Jenny was born and brought up in Harrogate, Yorkshire, she says that even as a child she wrote stories and made tiny books, complete with illustrations. At school her favourite subjects were English, although she preferred creative writing to comprehension, and Art.

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