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Jockey Girl by Shelley Peterson
  

Synopsis

Jockey Girl by Shelley Peterson

In her quest to find her lost mother and to save the horse she loves, Evie discovers inner courage and develops the confidence she needs to meet her goals.

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This outing will thrill Peterson's fans she has many in Canada and should win her some new ones. - Kirkus Peterson tackles the tough societal issues of addiction, abuse, and homelessness with compassion and the understanding that people are not always who we want them to be. - The Rider Peterson packs this story with several lessons about making choices, facing addiction, self-actualization, and peer-pressure. - Resource Links Jockey Girl is a detailed and action-filled story that makes the reader want to race to the finish - Canadian Materials This outing will thrill Peterson s fans she has many in Canada and should win her some new ones. - Kirkus Reviews Peterson s depiction of the racing world is intriguing and comprehensive, and stories about girls and their horses will never go out of style. - Booklist This outing will thrill Peterson's fans -- she has many in Canada -- and should win her some new ones. - Kirkus Reviews Peterson's depiction of the racing world is intriguing and comprehensive, and stories about girls and their horses will never go out of style. - Booklist Peterson packs this story with several lessons -- about making choices, facing addiction, self-actualization, and peer-pressure. - Resource Links Jockey Girl is a detailed and action-filled story that makes the reader want to race to the finish - Canadian Materials

About the Author

Shelley Peterson is the bestselling author of six published novels for young readers: Dancer, Abby Malone, Stagestruck, Sundancer, Mystery at Saddle Creek, and Dark Days at Saddle Creek. She divides her time between Toronto and Fox Ridge, where she operates a stable.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
322 pages

Author

Shelley Peterson
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Publisher

Dundurn Group Ltd

Publication date

1st March 2016

ISBN

9781459734340


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