Baker, Ivy

About the author

Ivy Baker (b.1922) is an Australian author whose books reflect her background. She’s written on dingoes and sheep stations, as well as one horse book, If Wishes Were Horses (1984).

Sources and links

Finding the book
Easy to find.

Bibliography (pony books only)

if wishes were horses

Angus & Robertson, New South Wales, 1984, 86 pp
Angus & Robertson, New South Wales, 1986, 86 pp
HarperCollins, 1989 (possibly 1986 also)

Julie shouldn’t go anywhere near Mr Mullin’s house, or his Clydesdale Alice – he’s made that all too clear. But Julie can’t just stop: Alice is neglected and needs her. Then she finds Alice is in danger of being destroyed, and she comes up with a plan to save her.