Son of the Whirlwind

Wirramirra is the last born son of Thowra. He sets off with his dam Yuri, determined to find his fabled sire. Their search is beset by death and disaster.

Printing history
Hutchinson, 1976, illus Victor Ambrus
Dragon Books, London, 1976, 1979
Lions, 1992

In Silver Brumby Stories Volume 2, Diamond, London, 1993

Wirramirra is the last born son of Thowra. He sets off with his dam Yuri, determined to find his fabled sire. Their search is beset by death and disaster. Other wild horses want Yuri for themselves. The two searchers are also chased by men and encounter fire, lightning and blizzards as they make their way south.

 

Other editions

   

 

The Silver Brumby Series
The Silver Brumby
Silver Brumby’s Daughter
Silver Brumbies of the South
Silver Brumby Kingdom
Moon Filly (connector)
Silver Brumby Whirlwind
Son of the Whirlwind
Silver Brumby, Silver Dingo
Dancing Brumby
Brumbies of the Night
Dancing Brumby’s Rainbow
The Thousandth Brumby
Wild Echoes Ringing

Elyne Mitchell