Shanks’s Pony

Davy is sent from London to Exmoor during World War II.

Publishing history
Eyre & Spottiswoode, London, 1946, 118 pp, illus Lionel Edwards

Davy lives in London, but during World War II, he is sent to Exmoor. At first he misses London, his family, and the animals he loves there, but he soon finds new things to love in Exmoor, and eventually achieves his dream, a life in the country.

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Shank’s Pony
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