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Tails of Sweetbrier

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5 out of 5
Based on 45 Ratings and 41 Reviews

Book Description
This is a true story about a little girl who dreams of becoming a champion horseback rider. Deanie was born with a handicap, which made walking difficult. When doctors say she would never be able to walk, what does her dad do? He decides to teach her to ride horses. Will she give up when things don't go well? What happens when she falls off her horse? Even if she prevails, she will need exactly... More
Book Information
PublisherAvid Readers Publishing Group
BindingPaperback (3 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages82
Publication Date07/19/2013
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About Deanie Humphrys-Dunne (Author, Illustrator) : Deanie is a children's author with five award-winning children's author with 5 books published at this time: My Life at Sweetbrier, Charlie the Horse, Charlene the Star, Charlene the Star and Hattie'... more
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2/12/2014 Deanie Humphrys-Dunne said:
Tails of Sweetbrier is an award-winning autobiography of a little girl who wants nothing more passionately than to become a champion horseback rider, in spite of her handicap. You'll be inspired by this heartwarming, uplifting story of perseverance. Tails of Sweetbrier is the winner of the Silver Me... more

tags: animals, autobiography, Deanie Humphrys-Dunne, children, teens, kids, horses, equestrian, horses, autobiography, kids

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12/22/2011 Suzanne Testani said: I was there riding at Sweetbriar as a young student when when Deanie rode her prized TB "Presiding Judge"

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3/18/2011 Deanie Humphrys-Dunne said:
"Have you ever really wanted to be able to do something, but you came across a roadblock of some kind? You have a difficult choice. I made that choice once and it changed my whole life, by giving me experiences I never would have had if I took the easy street and had not tried." — Deanie Humphry... more

tags: animals, autobiography, Deanie Humphrys-Dunne, children, teens, kids, horses, equestrian, horses, autobiography, kids

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