Lady's Big Surprise (Lucky Foot Stable Series, #1)


Mary and Jody are best friends. They spend all of their free time at Lucky Foot Stable where they board, care for, and ride their ponies, Gypsy and Lady. They are an adventurous pair of adolescent girls who are always looking for excitement for themselves and their ponies.

Reader Enjoyment Factors:

This is a wholesome and well written story. The reader will quickly be caught up in the excitement by the personalities of the two heroines and remain glued to the pages because the adventures are exciting and believable.

Content Awareness Factors:


Parent Reaction

The girls' exploits make for exciting and enjoyable reading.

Type of Book:
This is a chapter book for teen readers.
Educational Themes:

This work highlights the fun and excitement of horseback riding. It shows how lasting friendship is formed and nurtured. Along with the fun and adventure, the book emphasizes the time, effort, sacrifice and responsibility required of horse owners to keep their horses fit and healthy.

Reading Level:
Recommended Age To Read By Yourself:
8 to 12
Recommended Age To Read Together:
6 to 10
Purchase Recommendation:
Buy. Especially for adolescent girls who are equestrians, or who have an interest in horses, or who just like stories about young girls. It would be a valuable and well used selection for the classroom, school, or public library.

Title Lady's Big Surprise

Lucky Foot Stable Series, Book 1

Author JoAnn S Dawson
Publisher F.T. Richards Publishing © 2004
Illustrators Michelle Keenan
ISBN 9780974656168
Material Hard Cover
Cost $12.95
Genres Adventure, Friendship
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