Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. A little boy easily gets the pony he's always wanted, the pony is amazing, they find a dog stuck in a trap who is sad but very quickly saved by our hero, and then they are all best friends. Anderson was born in Nebraska, in 1891. Billy and his horse win, of course. Books written and illustrated by C. In Blaze and the Gray Spotted Pony, Billy and Tommy see a small gray spotted pony in a field. Riding through fields and woods, Billy and Blaze learned to trust and understand one another -- and to jump over fences and fallen trees with ease.
This is the book for them! They were a great team, but were they good enough to win the gleaming silver cup at the Mason Horse Show? Billy enters a horse competition and it's so funny that even the dog jumps in it. It is the first of a series of eleven books and is Anderson's most well known work. Can Blaze find the trail and get them home safely?. This is the first book in the classic Billy and Blaze series. I'm glad I did though--I like to give books as gifts, and if I ever have the chance to recommend or give a gift to a young boy who loves animals, this moves to the top of the list. In Blaze Finds the Trail, Billy and Blaze go exploring a new road. Nine books of the beloved Billy and Blaze series from C.
From that day on, Billy was seldom seen without his new friend, Blaze. All of the titles in the series included full-page illustrations and easy to read text. Sensitive drawings and easy-to-read words capture the warmth and gentle understanding between a boy and his horse. The pages are not colored, that may seem different to many youngsters, but the drawings are great and detailed. There are two faint stains on front board, and one long stain on back. When he wasn't out riding horses, he was drawing them, taking great interest in their bone stru C. Anderson, published by Macmillan-original copyright 1936, renewed 1964-this is the 30th printing.
In Blaze Finds Forgotten Roads, Billy and Tommy lead their horses down an unfamiliar path and spend the day exploring. I have read his books since I was a little girl and I have always been excited about reading them to my children. I was fanatically crazy about horses from a very young age. But at the end of the day, neither Billy nor Tommy remember how to get back. When he wasn't out riding horses, he was drawing them, taking great interest in their bone structure and conformation. The were written and illustrated by C. This is the first book in the classic Billy and Blaze series.
Anderson is the first book in the classic series. But with their gentle approach, Billy and Blaze may succeed where others have failed. Riding through fields and woods, Billy and Blaze learned to trust and understand one another - and to jump fences and fallen trees with ease. In Blaze Shows the Way, Billy and Blaze show Tommy and his horse, Dusty, how to be as great of a team as they are. My daughters favorite part is where they are in the Pony Show.
My daughters I love C. It tells the story of Billy who loves horses. No doubt he will win the competition. Life is easy and perfect for Billy. Riding through fields and woods, Billy and Blaze learned to trust and understand one another -- and to jump over fences and fallen trees with ease. Wonderful horse pictures by C. Fortunately, they are able to chase it into its cave and save a frightened calf.
I longed for a horse so badly that it was almost a physical pain. In Blaze and the Forest Fire, Billy and Blaze spot smoke in the brush, and immediately race around the woods to sound the alarm. From that day on, Billy was seldom seen without his new friend, Blaze. This is the first book in the classic Billy and Blaze series. Any of the books can be read alone. Theses are quite old, but perfect little gems for newly independent readers.
By the end of Anderson's life, he had written and illustrated over thirty-five horse books, and also had created covers for the Saturday Evening Post. In God's timing, I was able to have horses of my own. In Blaze and the Mountain Lion, Billy and Blaze come face to face with a ferocious mountain lion! It is the first of a series of eleven books and is Anderson's most well known work. It is a trip reading books like this to her now that I'm an adult. Tommy knows immediately that this is the pony of his dreams. The other books are out of print now, but you may be able to find them in libraries or used book sales.
This is the first book in the classic Billy and Blaze series. Anderson, Anderson had an interest in horses and drawing. While Anderson is best known for the Billy and Blaze series, he wrote more than forty books, mostly about horses. The book is about a little boy, Billy, and his pony, Blaze, who he receives as a birthday gift in this book. Soon, Tommy and Dusty are good enough to enter the pairs jumping class with Billy and Blaze! I have read his books since I was a little girl and I have always been excited about reading them to my children.