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True stories/Fictionalised true stories

A listing of horse and pony books based on fact.


Paul Brown: Hi-Guy – fictionalised true story about a horse rescued from a pound
Jill Krementz: A Very Young Rider – a year on the American showing circuit
Barbara May: Five Circles – fictionalised true story of Canadian Olympic eventer, Cilroy
Joyce Stranger: Stranger Than Fiction  story of Elizabeth Bryce Smith, paralysed by polio but who rode as a jockey
Tschiffely: A Tale of Two Horses – Mancho and Gatto tell their story