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Elska (Horse Diaries Series #1)

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21 out of 22 people found this review helpful.

Reviewed by Joan Stradling for TeensReadToo.com

ELSKA is a horse story like no other. Mainly because this story comes straight from the horse's mouth. That's right; Hapka lets Elska tell her own story.

The book begins with Elska's birth and follows her as she grows and learns the way of an Icelandic mare. Jump int...
ELSKA is a horse story like no other. Mainly because this story comes straight from the horse's mouth. That's right; Hapka lets Elska tell her own story.

The book begins with Elska's birth and follows her as she grows and learns the way of an Icelandic mare. Jump into this book and follow this magnificent horse through training, growing, and even a daring rescue.

Reading ELSKA took me back to my childhood when I read horse books by Marguerite Henry. I have to say, I enjoyed Hapka's story as much today as I would have back then . . . maybe more.

If you have a horse lover in your life, trot on out and pick up a copy of this book for them. I am passing this book on to my nine-year-old and I'm sure she'll love it.

I look forward to future HORSE DIARIES books.

posted by TeensReadToo on May 22, 2009

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2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

ShatteredSymphony to goldenstripe

Ok im shatterdsympony *she meowed she had pretty grey fur with white underbelly paws and dark grey stripes her unusal violet gaze glowing she sat down curling her tail around her paws

posted by 10406883 on March 10, 2012

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  • Posted December 26, 2010

    Its Good

    This story is great. i luv it cuz well it has a lot of adventures and thrills. BUT I would ONLY recommend it to horse-lovers.

    7 out of 13 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted June 2, 2011

    Wonderful!!

    I was always curious on what happened next when i put this book down.I would recommend this book for all horse lovers,and girls who enjoy a series of related books!

    5 out of 9 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 25, 2012

    Awesome book

    Awesome book but i read it in like 26 minutes!!!

    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 1, 2012

    Kids book!

    I purchased this book because it had good reviews - and the point of view was refreshing. However, I found the book to be brief and inspecific / indescriptive. Also, it was extremely brief and I would not reccomend it for anyone over 8.

    3 out of 8 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 20, 2014

    It was ok

    It wasn't the best but, it was still good :/

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 12, 2013

    Fawnstep

    We moved to: horse grass, first result
    ~Fawnstep

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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