Darkling

Jenny lives in poverty and chaos, but then she and her grandfather buy a
racehorse, and keep him on the slimmest of shoestrings, in contrast to what goes on next door at the wealthy Strawsons.

Publishing history
Doubleday, London, 1989, 224 pp.
Delacorte Books for Young Readers, New York, 1990
Corgi, London, pb, 1991
Random House, London, pb, 2013 (identical to Corgi)

Jenny lives in poverty and chaos, but then she and her grandfather buy a
racehorse, and keep him on the slimmest of shoestrings, in contrast to what goes on next door at the wealthy Strawsons.

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K M Peyton