Jane and Belinda both have ponies: Cathy doesn’t. Her friend Joy is a missionary, marooned in Africa, and Cathy prays to be shown a way to help her. God’s answer is absolutely what she does not want, but she manages to obey in the end.
Nobody’s Pony Lutterworth Press, Guildford, 1967
Cathy’s parents can’t afford to buy her a pony, so she pretends one she finds in a field is hers. She pretends so hard that she sees herself as his true owner, until an accident at a gymkhana makes her realise what the truth actually is, and through her decision to do the right thing she meets her great friend Jane
Belle’s Bridle Lutterworth, 1973
Cathy spots a faded name on Belle’s browband. The pony has sudden fits of terror, and Cathy and her friends try and find out what lies behind it all by tracing the mare’s history.