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From the land of the racehorse, an international bestselling author writes a horse story for children.

Ger Kelly, a tough twelve-year-old, at the centre of whatever mischief takes place in his Dublin neighbourhood, sneaks into the Dublin Horse Show. This is a very posh event and he and his friends are there to cause trouble.

Then Ger sees a vision of beauty. She is Suzanne O
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Paperback, 159 pages
Published December 1st 1995 by O'Brien Press (first published June 1995)
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Clare O'Beara
This is a good read which contrasts a no-hope streetwise kid with a suburban girl who is learning to ride dressage. Their paths cross when the lad sneaks in to the Royal Dublin Society showgrounds to look at the horses. This was in the days when we still had the Spring Show.

Ger decides to pretend that he belongs, and starts to want to help out with the glossy, friendly horses. Yes, horses have that effect on people. Suzanne, who owns Star Dancer, needs some help too, because much as she loves h
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Morgan Llywelyn (born 1937) is an American-born Irish author best known for her historical fantasy, historical fiction, and historical non-fiction. Her fiction has received several awards and has sold more than 40 million copies, and she herself is recipient of the 1999 Exceptional Celtic Woman of the Year Award from Celtic Women International.

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