The Little White Horse

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Lion Hudson PLC, May 17, 2011 - Juvenile Fiction - 222 pages
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'For a fleeting instant Maria thought she saw a little white horse with a flowing mane and tail, head raised, poised, halted in mid-flight, as though it had seen her and was glad.'




The beautiful valley of Moonacre is shadowed by the memory of the Moon Princess and the mysterious little white horse. When Maria Merryweather comes there on a visit she finds herself involved with an ancient feud. She is determined to restore peace and happiness to the whole of Moonacre Valley. And Maria usually gets her own way…

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Watch the movie (The Secret of Moonacre)!!!

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I read the book only because I am in love with the movie "The Secret of Moonacre", which is based off of this book. This is the only time I can actually say that the movie is better than the book. The ... Read full review

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I had high hopes for this book, but what a disappointment! I found the writing style unbearably twee. It was written in 1946 and is consequently very sexist and racist in its character descriptions ... Read full review

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About the author (2011)

ELIZABETH GOUDGE was a popular adult novelist who also wrote a number of well-loved children’s fantasies. She was awarded the Libary Association’s Carnegie Medal for The Little White Horse in 1946.

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