Dark Horse: The Story of a Winner
In Fischer's multilayered story, white horses are pampered, celebrated, and trained to pose in ways that hide any of their darker markings. Back in print by popular demand, Fischer's first-ever book is now available in this gift edition for a new generation of readers.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Bill.Bradford - LibraryThing
(Minor spoilers)I liked the idea and I think I know where the author was going...sort of a "Pilgrim's Progress" with horses...but it either was too long or too short. We have one short story, which is ... Read full review
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adventure ahead allegorical asked began black stallion bluff burn canyon wall cave Cavern of Thunder close cried deep edge enemy camp everything eyes falls feeling felt fences fighting fire flames flying follow the White foothills forelegs full gallop glow going back gorge grass groomed ground head herd hooves horse sense John Fischer kicked lead stallion leap ledge legend light listening looked lunged mare midday moon mountains move muscles nipping nostrils pain Perhaps plains horse plunge pool posing sessions prance question reached the spot real white horses realized river river's edge rock rocky rolled schooled horses seen a white side sleep smoke Somehow splashed spoke spotlight stall standing stood stream strong Suddenly tell thing thought travel at night trotted trying turned upstream valley floor voice warm whinny white horse ranch white horse show white leg wild wild horse words young stallions