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Spirit Horse

Running Crane longs to capture a horse of his own.

A young boy, Running Crane, longs to capture a fine horse of his own, and can’t help dreaming of owning the legendary stallion known as ‘the spirit horse’. He is separated from the rest of his group on a horse raid gone bad, and only he sees the spirit horse alone on the prairie. The boy tries to succeed in doing what the warriors have failed to do – capture and tame the majestic stallion.

Publishing history
Scholastic, New York, 1998, 167 pp



Author: Ned Ackermann

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Ackermann, Ned