My Pony (Paperback)
My Pony by Susan Jeffers.tells the story of a young girl who dreams of having a pony. When her parents explain that ponies are expensive and require a great deal of space, the girl begins drawing a pony, Silver, who comes to life, spiriting the child on a fantasy ride. Ages 4-8— From Best Books about... HORSES
I want a pony.
I want a pony more than anything in the world.
A little girl who longs for a pony draws pictures of a dappled mare she names Silver, then rides her through a magical countryside in her dreams. At the heart of Susan Jeffers's exquisite picture book lies the idea that in her imagination, a child can journey anywhere and do anything- even fly through the stars on her very own pony...
About the Author
Susan Jeffers effortlessly captures the grace and magic of horses in this luminous picture book. Ms. Jeffers is a New York Times best-selling artist, who received a Caldecott Honor for her work on Three Jovial Huntsmen. She is also the illustrator of Margaret Wise Brown's Love Songs of the Little Bear, and the best-selling McDuff series by Rosemary Wells. Susan Jeffers also wrote and illustrated a new pony picture book, My Chincoteague Pony.