Hamilton, Dorothy

About the author

Dorothy Hamilton (b.1906) wrote numerous children’s books, including at least one involving horses. I haven’t as yet been able to track down biographical detail on this author.

Finding the book
Very easy to find in its native America. It was not published in the UK.

Links and sources
Terri A. Wear: Horse Stories, an Annotated Bibliography, Scarecrow Press, 1987

Bibliography (horse books only)


Herald Press, Scottdale, Pa, 1975, 113 pp, illus Paul Van Demark

Dale’s family move to a new farm. His dream comes true when he is able to get a pony, but
the dream goes wrong when Cricket is injured in an accident with an angry calf.