Tamzin and Rissa are keeping house for the Merrows, when they learn some city men plan to build a holiday camp on the Marshes. Determined to stop them, they disguise themselves as the dreaded White Riders, and career across the marsh at night.
After her mother dies, Kit goes to live with Colonel Hampden, whom she used to visit when younger. However, nothing is as she remembered it: the Colonel is dominated by his rude secretary, and he has lost all his money in a horse breeding experiment.
I’m a freelance writer, editor and proof reader. I’ve written Heroines on Horseback (2013), a gallop through the pony book in children’s fiction, and have written the world’s largest website on equine literature.
My earliest horse memory is being bitten on the arm by a piebald who lived in the field at the end of our garden. It did not put me off.