The Brumby

Joey dreamed of building up a ghost herd after a silver horse runs with the brumby herd on his father’s land.

Printing history
Lutterworth, London, 1958, illus Juliet McLeod
Puffin, Harmondsworth, 1964, 190 pp
Lutterworth, new edition, 1969
Lutterworth, new edition, 1974, cover Michael Charlton
As Brumby, the Wild White Stallion, Bobbs-Merrill, Indianapolis, 1958

Joey dreamed of building up a ghost herd after a silver horse runs with the brumby herd on his father’s land. The herd is scattered by stockmen, and Joey’s favourite horse, The Brumby, is a killer, but he still believes one day the horse will return to the lands where he was born.

The Brumby Series
The Brumby
Come Home, Brumby
Circus Brumby
Stranger in the Herd
Brumby Foal
The Long Ride
Rebel Brumby

Other editions

 

 

Mary Elwyn Patchett