Synopses & Reviews
In many children's hearts, there is no animal more beautiful than a horse. Horses are wonderful, affectionate companions, exciting to ride and fun to care for and groom. But horses are also very large, powerful animals. Their power, combined with their gentle ways, is the secret of their appeal to the kids who love them.
Horses in Action! offers 30 full-color, pull-out posters of horses captured in images of muscular grace and might. Children will be transfixed by the spirit and energy caught in each poster. Thoroughbreds thunder down the home stretch, reaching for the finish line. Olympic athletes soar over jumps. Massive draft horses strain to pull twice their weight in competition. Hardworking quarter horses deftly maneuver steer. Wild stallions battle furiously over mares. The horse power is awe-inspiring.
Before hanging the posters, kids can learn the story behind every photograph. Text printed on the back of each poster identifies the breed and describes the action. These are horses that children will love having in their rooms!
Galloping through meadows, soaring over obstacles, bucking off rodeo riders, or thundering down the stretch, horses caught in action are exciting to behold. These 30 thrilling pull-out posters will delight young horse enthusiasts with images of mighty and majestic animals displaying awesome strength and stamina. Fun horse facts and kid-friendly histories of equine athletics provide added interest to these stunning images that are sure to bring a smile to the face of every young horse lover.