Ponies, ponies, ponies
Ann Rinaldi (1934 -
She has written several young adult works, amongst which is this fictionalisation of the story of Tempe Wick. Tempe Wick (1759 -
Finding the book: still in print and readily available in both the USA and UK.
Links and sources
Ann Rinaldi’s website
More on Tempe Wick
A Ride into Morning: the Story of Tempe Wick
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, San Diego, 1991, 289 pp
An historical novel: Tempe Wick hid her horse in her house to protect him from Revolutionary
soldiers. The story is narrated by Tempe’s 14 year old cousin, Mary.