Childrens Book, My Friend Flicka, Mary O'Hara, Hardcover Book, First Edition, Third Impression, Red Cover, Young Adult, Horse Book
A 1941 novel called My Friend Flicka by Mary O'Hara. This book is read and loved by young and old alike. It is a wonderful story and not one to be missed. A perfect gift for a lover of horses.
It is a story about Ken McLaughlin, the son of a Wyoming rancher, and his horse Flicka. No matter how hard he tries, Ken cannot meet his father’s expectations. Ken’s luck changes when he is given a colt, he named Flicka.
It seems Ken can't do anything right. He loses saddle blankets and breaks reins...but then comes the worst news yet: a report card so bad that he has to repeat a grade. How can you tame the dreamy mind of a boy who stares out of the window instead of taking an exam? Enter Flicka, the chestnut filly with a wild spirit. Over the course of one magical summer, both will learn the meaning of responsibility, courage, and, ultimately, friendship.
8 1/4 x 5 1/2
Book cover is a bright red with imprint of horse on cover
Published by J. B. Lippincott Company
This book is in good condition. The binding is tight, and the pages are clean and unmarked. There is staining on the page edges and our price reflects this imperfection. On the front fly leaf there is a gift inscription with the date of 1942.
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