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Elyne Mitchell - Author

Born in 1913, Elyne Mitchell began writing for her children. Although 'The Silver Brumby' books are her most famous, she wrote several others, mainly about horses. Passionate about the dramatic landscapes of the Australian Alps, her books convey the beauty and savagery of that area with a remarkable lyricism. Elyne Mitchell died in March 2002.

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The Silver Brumby
Elyne Mitchell
November 2009 Guest Editor Geraldine McCaughrean on a favourite book, The Silver Brumby: "Any book with a horse on the cover was irresistible to me as a child. So I read countless pony books set in a toffy-nosed world...
Lovereading Price: £7.19 - Saving £1.80 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 01/06/2009
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