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4.06  ·  Rating details ·  85 ratings  ·  6 reviews
When Lauren’s dad discovers she is being stalked, he sends her away to stay with his sister. Lauren doesn’t want to go but when she arrives at Misty Lake, a surprise awaits: her own horse to ride! The golden days of summer stretch before her with wondrous promise.
Then Lauren overhears her stalker’s name. Shocked, she runs away on her new horse, and finds something she neve
Kindle Edition, 152 pages
Published May 6th 2012 by Enchanted Pony Books (first published 2004)
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Clare O'Beara
This scary and sometimes creepy YA story involves horses, dogs and other animals. Can a girl be brave and determined enough to save her own life? Before we get that far, we've seen a possible stalker and a derelict property full of past sadness. We've learnt something about Western trail riding and met a smart buckskin horse.

I think the tale would suit readers from nine upwards, especially girls.
I read an ARC; at one point a girl is calling her horse Ben and the next breath calling him Trooper.
Lynn Porter
Nov 01, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Ghostly emotional

A rather dull beginning that spirals into a fantastic ending. I LOVED the ending. I don't want to say more or spoil il for t
Stephanie A.
Despite this particular publisher's tacky imprint on the cover making it look like a commercially rather than creatively produced novel, the title/cover illustration intrigued me enough to override my usual refusal to even touch these books. Paging through it in a thrift store, I took a chance and paid 50 cents for it. As a great champion of The Mystery of Pony Hollow, if you give me "girl exploring on pony finds abandoned barn with horse skeleton," I am ON IT.

And having read through it: my sta
Mar 07, 2010 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: fantasy, horses, childhood
This is definitely one of my favorites of all of Angela Dorsey's books. No matter how many times I read it, it always struck anew something inside of me. There's something decidedly real in everything that happens in this book, despite the fantasy elements, and the characters just seem to pull at the heartstrings. This is one of those books I don't think I'll ever be too old to read.
Christine Meunier
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Četba dětských let, kterou jsem si zamilovala a dodnes si pamatuji, jak na mě zapůsobil konec knihy, kde došla v tak velkému odhalení. I popis toho, jak působila opuštěná farma, i popis toho, jak se prolnuly světy...
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ANGELA DORSEY currently lives on Vancouver Island and is thoroughly enjoying the ocean breezes, awesome hiking, and lack of snow! In the past, she has lived in a number of small towns throughout B.C., and loved them all.

She loves hiking, traveling, and animals, and has a tendency to name her pets after things that remind her of her coastal home, such as Misty, Raven, and Cedar.

Angela writes nove

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