Synopses & Reviews
Describes the physical characteristics, markings, and uses of horses and examines such specific breeds as the pinto, Clydesdale, and Arabian.
Created by Bobbie Kalman, author of more than 180 bestselling children's books, Crabapples are "starter" non-fiction books for primary students. Each entertaining book features fascinating, easy-to-understand information along with awesome full-color photos and illustrations on animals, sea life, machinery and many other subjects kids are curious about. They also contain the all-important glossary and index young students need to do reports.
-- "Starter" non-fiction for younger readers
-- Large-size photographs and simple, easy-to-understand style
-- A multitude of subjects that fascinate children
Beautiful, action-filled photographs of horses running, playing, and working make this the definitive horse book for young readers. Along with clear diagrams, the simple, well-researched text tells kids everything they want to know about the parts of a horse and distinction between species.
Other topics include:
-- the earliest horses
-- grooming and care
-- the different breeds, from Shetland ponies to Clydesdales
This is the definitive horse book for young readers. Beautiful, action-filled photographs of horses running, playing and working as well as information about the earliest horses, grooming and care bring this book to life.