Minna's Quest by K M Peyton


Minna's Quest by K M Peyton

From a classic author comes a thrilling and romantic pony adventure set in Roman Britain. Synopsis: Strong-willed Minna is just a blacksmith's daughter, yet she raises a sickly abandoned foal to become the pride of the Roman cavalry. When her fort is threatened by bloodthirsty pirates, the fate of her people depends on Minna and her beloved horse, as they set out on an impossible journey to fetch help. Set in a beautifully atmospheric Roman world, this classic story will enchant girls looking for action, adventure and romance.


'A gripping adventure, tautly written'

'Peyton understands the strength and pain of being a young girl like no other'

About the Author

K M Peyton

Born in 1929 K. M. Peyton is a well known and well loved author of over 50 books for children. Author of the Flambards Series and A Pattern of Roses, both of which have been adapted for film, she was winner of the Carnegie Medal in 1969 for The Edge of the Cloud, part of the Flambards Series.

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192 pages
Interest Age: 10+


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Publication date

24th April 2009



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