Circus Brumby

Joey wants to become a veterinary surgeon, but thinks he has no chance, until Doc, the vet with a famous circus, invites Joey to spend six months with the circus.

Printing history
Lutterworth, London, 1962, 190 pp, illus Stuart Tresilian.

Joey wants to become a veterinary surgeon, but thinks he has no chance, until Doc, the vet with a famous circus, invites Joey to spend six months with the circus as his assistant. Joey brings Florian, his horse, with him to be trained in haute école. It’s a tricky six months: Joey nearly dies, and finds the circus animals are a world away from horses.

The Brumby Series
The Brumby
Come Home, Brumby
Circus Brumby
Stranger in the Herd
Brumby Foal
The Long Ride
Rebel Brumby

 

 

 

Mary Elwyn Patchett