Emmy used to live in the country and had a horse named Dancer that she would ride all the time. But then her family moved to the city and they had to give away her horse. One day when Emmy and her parents are walking in the park, they see a stable for horses! Now Emmy can take lessons; but she is afraid to ride in the park because of all the loud noises from the city. Will Emmy get used to riding again?
The sixth reader in the Stablemates series features an American Quarter horse and a Christmas theme!
Belle is a Quarter horse who lives in a big city park. Emmy is a shy young girl who has just moved to the big city from the country. Emmy is afraid of things in the city and needs a friend.
As Christmastime approaches, Emmy travels off path in the park, but Belle helps her find their way back to the stables safe and sound. Emmy begins to feel better about the city when her parents announce that her new present is Belle! Now they can be friends forever.
J. Elizabeth Mills has written many books for children including The Spooky Wheels on the Bus. She lives in Seattle, Washington but you can visit her at www.jemills.com
Jacqueline Rogers has been illustrating children's books for over 20 years. Her titles include I AM BLESSED, BEST FRIENDS SLEEP OVER, and THE LITTLEST CHRISTMAS TREE. She currently resides in New York.