Murray the Race Horse

Gavin Puckett Tor Freeman

About the book

Murray the horse dreams of winning big races just like the rest of his family but he has one problem - he's just not that fast! When horse Ned Plumb twists his ankle at the start line, his jockey spots Murray in the crowd and says, 'Fancy a race?' Murray finally gets his chance to shine and beat the neigh-sayers with a rather unusual race technique...

Written in winning verse, the accessible, bonkers writing in Murray the Horse will charm boys and girls age 7-11 (and horse-lovers of all ages), is complemented by Tor Freeman's hilarious illustrations, and has a great message about believing in yourself and following your dreams.

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Publication Date
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Book Type
Paperback / softback
ISBN
9780571334681

Also see...

fiction, middlegrade, preteen, horse, races, family, funny, illustrated

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