The Resource The island horse, by Susan Hughes ; illustrations by Alicia Quist

The island horse, by Susan Hughes ; illustrations by Alicia Quist

Label
The island horse
Title
The island horse
Statement of responsibility
by Susan Hughes ; illustrations by Alicia Quist
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Ellie believes that she will live in her little village on the coast of Nova Scotia for always. But when her father gets a job on Sable Island, she must say farewell to her beloved home and her mother's final resting place. Not even the idea of seeing the wild horses that roam the island can ease her pain of leaving. And after arriving on the sandy, windswept crescent of land, Ellie feels adrift and alone ... until one afternoon when she wakens on a dune to find herself looking into the curious eyes of a wild stallion. Little by little, as the days pass, Ellie gets closer to the beautiful chocolate-colored horse. Yet she soon discovers something that could take him away from his home, his herd, and her. Ellie has lost too much already. Will she loose her island horse, too?"--P. [2] of cover
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hughes, Susan
Dewey number
  • jC813/.54
  • 813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ7.H84
  • PS8565.U35578
LC item number
  • Isl 2012
  • I75 2012
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1984-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Walker, Tara
  • Quist, Alicia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Horses
  • Nova Scotia
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The island horse, by Susan Hughes ; illustrations by Alicia Quist
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Edited by Tara Walker--T.p. verso
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
160 p.
Isbn
9781554535927
Note
Canadian Children's Book Centre Collection.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2923239-01umb_inst
  • 2756728
  • (Sirsi) i9781554535927
  • (OCoLC)732948986
Label
The island horse, by Susan Hughes ; illustrations by Alicia Quist
Publication
Note
Edited by Tara Walker--T.p. verso
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
160 p.
Isbn
9781554535927
Note
Canadian Children's Book Centre Collection.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2923239-01umb_inst
  • 2756728
  • (Sirsi) i9781554535927
  • (OCoLC)732948986

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