Patience McElwee: Dark Horse

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Before Jane Badger made this available to readers this was a hidden gem. It’s quite a rare book which was expensive to buy and many readers probably hadn’t even heard of the author. Now we can all experience the joy of reading a rattling good pony book which is dripping with humour. Don’t miss out on reading this absolute treasure.  (A reader)

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Publishing history
Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1958. Cover art uncredited, but I think it is by Caney, who also illustrated Hodder’s Jill books
Jane Badger Books, 2019

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Author: Patience McElwee