Wiseman, David

About the author

David Wiseman was born in Manchester, and educated at Manchester University. He served in the forces, became a teacher, and then a head teacher. He’s written several children’s books, amongst which is this story of a mysterious horse, Moonglow  (1980).

Finding the book
Easy to find in all its printings.

Sources and links
Biographical information from the Puffin printing, 1993

Bibliography (pony book only)


Blackie, London, 1990, 112 pp, illus Tizzie Knowles
Puffin, London, 1993, 80 pp, illus Tizzie Knowles, pb
Translated into Welsh as Lleuwedd Gomer, Llandysul, 1993.

This is the story of Nick, who Mr O’Hanlon tells about hisdays at the circus. His favourite horse was Moonglow, apalomino, and as Nick learns more about the horse,strange things start to happen.