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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User Review  - rainpebble - LibraryThing

The Little White Horse by Elizabeth Goudge; (5*) For anyone who loves a bit or a lot of whimsy in a story, you should love this little book. Goudge's descriptive writing is perfection and carries the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

Hits all the cliches about the orphan girl, the mansion, the mystery... but in fresh, lovely, and wise way. JK Rowling admits to having enjoyed this when she was a girl. 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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