Ponies, ponies, ponies
Isabel McLennan McMeekin
Isabel McLennan McMeekin (1895 -
Finding the books: none of the books were published in the UK. All are reasonably easy to find in the USA. Very good firsts of Kentucky Derby Winner can be expensive.
Links and sources
Terri A. Wear: Horse Stories, an Annotated Bibliography, Scarecrow Press, 1987
Many thanks to Lisa Catz for the pictures.
Franklin Watts, New York, 1951, 229 pp, illus Corinne Boyd Dillon
Grey Eagle is kept. Ban-
The Postman’s Pony
Putnam, New York, 1960, 93 pp, illus Chet Kalm
Mark delivers the mail in rural Kentucky. He enjoys his job, socialising with the families along the
route, until two criminals start terrorising the area. They steal Mark’s pony, Pet.
First Book of Horses
Franklin Watts, New York, 1949, illus Pers Crowell
I suspect this is non fiction -
Kentucky Derby Winner
D McKay, Philadelphia, 1949, 272 pp, illus Corinne Dillon
Grosset & Dunlap, 1955, Famous Horse Series (right)
Jackie Spratt buys a share in a racehorse: Aristides. He helps to train him while a new race
course is being built at the Churchill Farm. A new race is also being planned: the Kentucky Derby.