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Libby of High Hopes (Paula Wiseman Books)


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andlt;b andgt;It takes meeting the horse of her dreams for Libby Thump to finally live up to her potential in this chapter book series from andlt;i andgt;New York Times andlt;/iandgt;bestselling author and illustrator Elise Primavera.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Ten-year-old Libby Thump loves two things: her dog Margaret and horses. She dreams about them, draws them all the time, and more than anything she wants to take lessons and learn to ride like a real horsewoman. But when her mother decides to give the lessons to her older sister instead, Libby is beside herself. Libbyand#8217;s mom says Brittany needs the lessons more, to cure her and#8220;boy crazy phaseand#8221;and#8212;and she also wants Libby to be and#8220;more girly,and#8221; like Brittany. But Libby just wants to be herself.andlt;BRandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp;andnbsp;andnbsp; With charismatic optimism and determination, Libby hopes she can talk her parents into seeing her perspective. And in the meantime, at least she can visit the stables and see her favorite horse, Princessand#8230;.andlt;BRandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp;andnbsp;andnbsp; This all-new series featuring text and illustrations from Elise Primavera, of Auntie Claus and Louise the Big Cheese acclaim, will appeal to anyone interested in horsesand#8212;or who knows the value of having a good friend.

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andlt;bandgt;Elise Primaveraandlt;/bandgt; is the author and illustrator of the andlt;i andgt;New York Times andlt;/iandgt;bestselling Auntie Claus series and the popular Gum Street Girls Series. She is also the author of the Louise the Big Cheese books and other award-winning titles. She lives in New Jersey, and you can visit her at

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Primavera, Elise
Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
Animals - Horses
Children s Animals-Animal Stories-Horses
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
horses; horse book; horse competition; ponies; girl books; girl horse books; blue ribbon; friendship; best friends; horseback riding; riding
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Libby of High Hopes
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Grade Level:
from 2 up to 5
f-c jkt (no spfx) bandamp;w int illus (h
7.75 x 5.5 in
Age Level:
from 7 up to 10

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