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Harper Collins, Apr 18, 1986 - Juvenile Fiction - 64 pages
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Chester, a wild horse who wants to be tame, comes to the city looking for a home. ‘Reading for fun: the artist’s sense of pacing makes this book race along.’ —Saturday Review.


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User Review  - Riopapa - 読書メーター

Chester the horse wants to be taken care of by human beings, and approaches some people in vain. While running urged by children, some men get interested in him and take him to the stable. Good for Jim! Read full review

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User Review  - ElizaJane - LibraryThing

Reason for Reading: Ds read aloud to me as his reader. Chester is a wild horse who wants to be tame but when the men come to gather up the wild horses he just stands there so they will take him and ... Read full review

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About the author (1986)

Syd Hoff was born and raised in New York City. He studied at the National Academy of Design and sold his first cartoon to The New Yorker when he was eighteen. He eventually became one of the most original and beloved authors and illustrators of children's books. Mr. Hoff wrote more than fifty books for children, including the I Can Read titles Danny and the Dinosaur, Oliver, and Sammy the Seal.

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