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The Wild Ones

4.83  ·  Rating details ·  6 ratings  ·  5 reviews
The Wild Ones tells the story of seven young wild horses left on their own in a small valley. Angel one of the fillies tells the horse’s story. When the horses are three years old they leave their valley and by defeating the leader of a big herd they the Circle Bar X ranch hands. The horses talk among themselves but not to the humans in the story.
Kindle Edition, 85 pages
Published December 19th 2018 by Books to Go Now (first published October 15th 2013)
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Alexandra Gale
Mar 15, 2019 rated it it was amazing
The Wild Ones by Gladys Swedak is a captivating and heartfelt story. Gladys Swedak has created a glimpse into the inner world of wild horses and what it feels like to enter into a new and unknown world where they must change their ways to adapt to a new reality. We experience the joy of the wild life, the fear involved with facing new challenges, and the ultimate acceptance and happiness that a new life can bring. We learn that life is a journey where we embark on new adventures while still trea ...more
Marilyn Miles
May 08, 2019 rated it really liked it
As a horseperson, I could not resist the cover of this book. As I read, I realized it would be a wonderful story for parents to read aloud to their young children before bed at night. Because it is longer than most children's stories (eighty-eight pages), it would take a few nights to finish.

In the beginning, the story is told through the eyes of a young filly from a wild herd of horses, but later, through some of the other horses' eyes as well, and eventually through the eyes of the cowboys at
Joe Albanese
Mar 19, 2019 rated it it was amazing
I enjoyed this story. Though not something I would typically read, it was fast and I think children to young adults will love how heartfelt it is, as told from the horses’ perspective. I thought it was very interesting how the author viewed humans from the horses’ POV. Highly recommend for animal lovers!
Mar 05, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Very much enjoyed the premise of telling the tale from the viewpoint of the horses. Children will like this format as well and be interested in the adventures and challenges of these beautiful wild creatures. I am going to share this book with my grandchildren!
Kelly England
Mar 29, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Awesome book for all readers. Highly recommend for a heartfelt and enjoying read.
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