Adventure on Ponies

Johnnie and Prue are off to Corfe to their holiday cottage, but they have to take Amanda Davenant with them, and this doesn’t go down at all well with Johnnie.

Publishing history
The Epworth Press, London, 1959, illus Ruth Scales
Epworth Press, London (Koala Books), 1959, pb, 135pp.

Johnnie and Prue are off to Corfe to their holiday cottage, but they have to take Amanda Davenant with them, and this doesn’t go down at all well with Johnnie. Then Amanda turns out to be frightened of the pony they keep at Corfe, Tom Tit, and Johnnie is thoughtless and rude. Then Tom Tit goes missing …

Adventure on Ponies is the only Elwood book with significant pony content, but I’ve included the series here for interest.

The Elwood Family Series
Adventure in Purbeck, 1955
Adventure at Dale House, 1956
Adventure on Ponies, 1958
Adventure Next Door, 1960
Adventure at Hawthorn, 1961
Adventure with Whim, 1962
Adventure at Tremayne, 1963

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Eileen Meyler