Sabine Giebken is one of the Stabenfeldt stable of authors. She lives in Bavaria, and Moonlight Shadow is her first full length novel. She has ridden since she was eight, and has a German Riding Pony (Welsh part bred) called Jack.
Finding the book: not published in the UK, but copies are slowly appearing on the second hand market.
Stabenfeldt, New York, 2010, illus Jennifer Bell, 182 pp.
Britta and Lena are best friends who love horses and riding, but Britta’s mother has forbidden her to ride until she is 18. A mysterious horse appears, and the girls decide to do the wrong thing: keep him, and hide him away in the woods.