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A contemporary and irresistible story from Patricia Reilly Giff

Lidie lives in Jales, Brazil, where she’s free to ride, to be a wild girl, and to dream of going to live with her father and older brother, Rafael, in New York City. Finally Lidie is 12—time to leave Brazil for New York.

Meanwhile, a filly is born and begins her journey to a new home. As Lidie’s story unfolds, so does the filly’s.

Lidie’s father runs a stable at a famous race track, and Rafael is training to be a jockey. As much as they want to make Lidie feel welcome, they still think of her as the little girl they left behind. They don’t even know what a strong rider she is, and that she’s determined to befriend and ride the wild filly her father has just bought: Wild Girl.

Synopsis:

When twelve-year-old Lidie leaves Brazil to join her father and brother on a horse ranch in New York, she has a hard time adjusting to her changed circumstances, as does a new horse that has come to the ranch.

About the Author

Patricia Reilly Giff is the author of many beloved books for children. Her most recent book is Eleven. She lives in Trumbull, Connecticut.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780375893919
Publisher:
Random House Children's Books
Subject:
Juvenile Fiction : Family - General
Author:
Giff, Patricia Reilly
Author:
Patricia Reilly Giff
Subject:
Juvenile Fiction : Animals - Horses
Subject:
Immigrants
Subject:
Family life
Subject:
Family - General
Subject:
Animals - Horses
Subject:
Family life - New York (State)
Subject:
New york (state)
Subject:
Audio Books-Children s
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
Children s Animals-Animal Stories-Horses
Subject:
Children s Middle Readers-General
Subject:
Children s Middle Readers-Horse Stories
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Horse Stories
Subject:
Children s Animals-Animal Stories-General
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20090811
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Grade Level:
3-7
Language:
English
Pages:
160
Age Level:
8-12

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Children's » General
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Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Emigration and Immigration

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