Ponies, ponies, ponies
Marion Dane Bauer
Marion Dane Bauer (1938 -
Finding the book: the book is easy to find in both hardback and paperback versions. It was not published in the UK.
Links and sources
Scholastic Books on Marion Dane Bauer
An interview with Marion Dane Bauer
Harper Collins on Marion Dane Bauer
Many thanks to Susan Bourgeau for all her help with this section.
Touch the Moon
Clarion Books/Ticknor & Fields, New York, 1987, 77 pp, illus Alix Berenzy
Dell Yearling, 1989
Jennifer thought her father had promised her a real horse for her birthday. She is furious when
what she gets is a china horse and riding lessons. However, there is much more to the figurine
than she thought; it makes the beautiful golden palomino Moonseeker appear, and only Jennifer
can see him. And indeed hear him, as he can talk. The two then get stuck in a cave.