Henson, Heather

About the author

Heather Henson was born in Kentucky, and was educated at the Eugene Lang College of the New School for Social Research. She dreamed of being an actress, but instead worked as a children’s book editor for HarperCollins. The lure of writing her own books proved strong, and she returned to Kentucky to concentrate on writing.

Finding the book
Easy to find.

Links and sources
Thanks to Lisa Catz for the photograph
Heather Henson’s website

Bibliography (horse books only)

Dream of Night

Atheneum Books for Young Readers, New York, 2010, 218 pp.

Dream of Night was once a promising racehorse, but he is now damaged and untamable. Shiloh is eleven, and a foster child. She lives with Jessalyn DiLima, and it’s just in time for both of them, as the trio develop into a family, albeit an unlikely one.