Patricia Leitch: Afraid to Ride

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Until I read this I didn’t know that the little Collins Spitfire books had been expanded there were little surprises throughout as I read. I thoroughly enjoyed this title when younger and thoroughly enjoyed it now when I’m not so young. I liked the characters, both human and equine. The storyline is well paced and flows along nicely. Dawn

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Publishing history
Collins Spitfire, London, pb, 1967, as Jane Eliot
Collins Pony Library, 1974
Jane Badger Books, 2021

This book was originally written as part of a four-book commission for Collins’s Spitfire books imprint, under the author name Jane Eliot. It was re-written and expanded, and was published as part of the Collins Pony Library in 1974.

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Author: Patricia Leitch