Black Hunting Whip

Mrs Thornton acquires Punchbowl Farm at auction and the Thornton family move there.

Publishing history
Collins, London, 1950, illus Geoffrey Whittam
Transworld (Scottie Books, a Collins imprint), pb, 1956
Armada, pb, 1964
Collins Pony Library, 1974
Goodchild, Wendover, 1984 (revised)
Girls Gone By, 2011

Mrs Thornton acquires Punchbowl Farm at auction and the Thornton family move there. The children find the diary of a long dead boy, telling the story of a Black Hunting Whip. They try to find the whip to carry it to victory at Guildford Show.

Other editions

Punchbowl Farm series 
No Mistaking Corker
Black Hunting Whip
Punchbowl Midnight
Spirit of Punchbowl Farm
The Wanderer
Punchbowl Harvest
Frenchman’s Secret
The Cownappers
The Outsider
Fire in the Punchbowl
The Wild One

 

 

 

 

Monica Edwards