“I wanted to let you know I received your book in this afternoon’s mail (as I was pulling into my driveway) and have been sitting in my car, engrossed in it for almost an hour. It’s such an enjoyable read I probably would have still been out there if it wasn’t so hot outside!”
ANON, with permission
Jane Badger's recent book examines a publishing phenomenon that is particularly associated with female readers: the pony book. Jane is well qualified to write about this topic in an academic manner, for she is a knowledgeable reader and experienced seller of pony books who also leads the way in online discussions and resources on the topic.
About Jane Badger
I’m a freelance writer, editor and proof reader. I’ve written Heroines on Horseback (2013), a gallop through the pony book in children’s fiction, and have written the world’s largest website on equine literature.
- My earliest horse memory is being bitten on the arm by a piebald who lived in the field at the end of our garden. It did not put me off.