I Wonder Why Horses Wear Shoes And Other Questions about Horses by Jackie Gaff


I Wonder Why Horses Wear Shoes And Other Questions about Horses by Jackie Gaff

With detailed, lively answers to a host of fascinating questions, I Wonder Why Horses Wear Shoes is a perfect introduction to the world of horses. Readers will learn the parts of a horse's body, read about the Pony Express, find out how to mount and dismount, and much more in this compact paperback edition.


Children's Literatureanswers are simply written, but they don't shy away from scientific language, difficult issues, or remaining mysteries.

About the Author

Jackie Gaff has over 20 years' experience in illustrated books for children. Previously a nonfiction editor, she is now a full-time author with a real commitment to, and enthusiasm for, creating books that children both want and are able to read. Gaff is also the author of three other I Wonder Why books: I Wonder Why Fish Grew Legs, I Wonder Why Mountains Have Snow on Top, and I Wonder Why the Sahara Is Cold at Night.

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32 pages


Jackie Gaff
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Publication date

21st February 2011



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