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Charlene the Star and Hattie's Heroes

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Charlene the Star is becoming known as a fine jumper, after winning the Green Jumper Championship at the Sterling Horse Show. She loves jumping, but she wants to do something new and exciting in her spare time. What is her new career? What happens when she meets her new friends Hattie and Wooliam? Charlene solves problems for her new friends, while relying on some old frie ...more
Kindle Edition, 112 pages
Published April 5th 2013 by Amazon digital services (first published December 9th 2011)
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Theodore Cohen
Mar 07, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Yet another wonderful children’s story from Ms. Dunne about how dreams, hard work, and determination eventually wins the day.

Children often feel they are the only ones facing challenges, things are always easier “for the other guy,” and they never are going to amount to anything. And of course, with children being children—which is to say, being capable of saying and doing cruel things (in the story, one horse kicks up mud in another’s face during a race)—situations involving competition can tu
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Ellen
Sep 07, 2018 rated it it was amazing
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*A must-read book for parents and children*

A wonderful tale that teaches children that teamwork, perseverance and determination will help you achieve anything you want in life.
Barbara Ann
Mar 13, 2018 rated it it was amazing
This middle-grade chapter book focuses on the life of Charlene the Star, a jumping horse, and her animal friends. Charlene and two fellow horses, Ann and Blossom, have an interesting assortment of friends that come to live near the stables. Elliott is a talented dog, Hattie, a chicken who likes to wear fashionable bonnets, Wooliam, a tender-hearted sheep, Patsy the Pig, and two new horses, Tiger Lily and Lucky Charming.

At the beginning of the tale, Charlene, Ann, and Blossom notice that the new
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Deanie Humphrys-Dunne
Dec 17, 2011 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)  ·  review of another edition
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5.0 out of 5 stars Enchanting, Entertaining, and Promoting Excellent Values, July 2, 2013
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This review is from: Charlene the Star and Hattie's Heroes (Kindle Edition)
Instilling good values is important to us parents, nurturers and educators. Hence, we should be cognizant of the variety of methods available for the promotion of conduct and attitudes toward others and toward the self. One way to positively influenc
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Kandy Scaramuzzo
Jan 09, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Charlene the Star and Hattie’s Heroes by Deanie Humphrys-Dunne

This is a wonderful little book about a group of barn animals and is told by a bunch of barn animals. The story is about how a group of animals that help and support each other. The group really helps each other as they set up a coaching group to help others. They are very supportive of each other and constantly compliment and reinforce each other’s good qualities.
I think this is great book for children to help them see that by sup
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Sarah Mazor
Jul 17, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Instilling good values is important to us parents, nurturers and educators. Hence, we should be cognizant of the variety of methods available for the promotion of conduct and attitudes toward others and toward the self. One way to positively influence our children is to expose them to good books that are engaging, entertaining and fostering healthy approaches toward life. This is exactly why I highly recommend Deanie Humphrys-Dunne's lovely book "Charlene the Star and Hattie's Heroes", which enc ...more
Janice Spina
May 02, 2013 rated it it was amazing
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This is a sweet and endearing tale about a beautiful horse, named Charlene, who seeks to pursue her dream to be a champion jumper. She befriends other animals, Woolam and Hattie, along the way who help and encourage Charlene on her road to success. Charlene in turns assists her fiends in their adventures.

This author is a champion equestrian who knows horses well enough to speak for them in her stories. Children will learn patience, kindness to others and understanding the differences amongst oth
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Deanie Humphrys-Dunne is a Mom's Choice award-winning children's author who loves writing captivating books that teach children life lessons. She has 6 books published: "My Life at Sweetbrier, "Charlie the Horse," "Charlene the Star," "Charlene the Star and Hattie's Heroes," and "Charlene the Star and Bentley Bulldog." Her first book, Tails of Sweetbrier, has been replaced by the expanded version, ...more