A Cup of Comfort for Horse Lovers: Stories That Celebrate the Extraordinary Relationship Between Horse and Rider [NOOK Book]

Overview

"Horses lend us the wings we lack." -Unknown. Riding creates an unbreakable bond between horse and owner. In this new collection, you will meet more than fifty magnificent and dependable creatures and the people whose lives they've changed. From a spirited horse who takes his visually impaired owner on a life-changing journey, to a magical miniature who brings joy to those who need it most through animal assisted therapy, A Cup of Comfort for Horse Lovers is sure to gallop away with your heart.
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A Cup of Comfort for Horse Lovers: Stories That Celebrate the Extraordinary Relationship Between Horse and Rider

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Overview

"Horses lend us the wings we lack." -Unknown. Riding creates an unbreakable bond between horse and owner. In this new collection, you will meet more than fifty magnificent and dependable creatures and the people whose lives they've changed. From a spirited horse who takes his visually impaired owner on a life-changing journey, to a magical miniature who brings joy to those who need it most through animal assisted therapy, A Cup of Comfort for Horse Lovers is sure to gallop away with your heart.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781605503837
  • Publisher: F+W Media
  • Publication date: 3/1/2008
  • Series: Cup of Comfort Series
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 336
  • Sales rank: 1,166,790
  • File size: 379 KB

Meet the Author

Colleen Sell has compiled twenty volumes of the Cup of Comfort book series. She has authored, ghostwritten, or edited more than a hundred books and published scores of magazine articles and essays. Colleen has served as editor-in-chief of two award-winning magazines, associate editor of a national business magazine, and home and garden columnist of a regional newsmagazine. She lives in Eugene, Oregon.
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Table of Contents

Introduction     vii
The Pony Farm   Nancy Schaufele     x
Mercy's Magic   Denise J. Pullis     7
My {dollar}1 Lifesaver   Ishbel Moore     17
Freeing Feetsy   Libby McKay, DVM     21
The Backyard Race   Robyn Keeney     30
Attached   Graham E. Rogers     35
A Birthday Story   Edward Varno     42
When Shawna Met Sonny   Cheryl Dale     47
Bummer and Gypsy   Cheri Jalbert     52
Back in the Saddle with Sundance   Ellen Tomaszewski     62
My Chocolate-Coated Destiny   Heather Mitchell     70
A Man's Best Friend   Elizabeth King Gerlach     78
Horse on Lap   C. L. Beck     83
A Pet Theory   Gayle Farmer     88
An Angel Called Amos   Glenda C. Beall     95
Mrs. Bladic's Mare   John C. Hobson     102
Track Tales   Pam Karlsgodt Roylance     110
Crossing Over   Ina Mae Brooks     117
Too Precious to Waste   Christine K. Thomas     126
The Rescue Boat   Deanna Stollar     132
Of Cowboys and Courage   Gary B. Luerding     140
At Clyde's Pace   Juliet Johnson     147
A Graceful Exit   Betsy O'Brien Harrison     156
Fagan's Gifts   Marilyn Dorothea King     160
Clyde-Cross'd Romance   Jim Johnson     167
Mooney and Me   Terri Hardison     173
Rebel with a Cause   Lesa Cameron$das told by Tammy Lewis     181
Mirror, Mirror in the Stall   Samantha Ducloux Waltz     187
King of My Heart   Sheina North     196
A Love Affair to Remember   Sally Clark     205
The Color of Honey and Just as Sweet   Sarah Underwood     212
Heartland   Rebekah Schow     218
My Trail Guardian   Jean R. Clark     227
Four Legs, Two Wheels, One Wish   Traci Durrell-Khalife     234
Run Like the Wind   Wanda West     241
A Forelock to Lean On   Lauren C. Esping     247
Riding Blind   Rena Sherwood     252
Trinity   Mary Forseth     258
The Reunion   Susan B. Townsend      265
A Sensational Contract   Amy Ammons Mullis     272
The Starting Line   Loraine J. Hudson     278
More Than a Horse, of Course   Maureen Gould     285
That's Love   Ruth Cardello     293
A Horse-Shopping Adventure   Charlotte Godfrey     297
I Dreamt of Horses   Nancy L. Gillen     301
All Little Girls Love Horses   Melissa Birks     307
Contributors     317
About the Editor     326

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 23, 2013

    Zues

    He nickers and raced there.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 23, 2013

    Jordan

    Haha! Idiot! *Walks out with his pure black American Standardbred, one of the fastest horses you will see in the world, next to the Hungarian Halfbred.*

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 22, 2013

    Jess

    The blond girl walked in, a sashay in her walk. Long blond hair held up in a high pony tail. She looked around, brown boots tapping.-Jess

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 22, 2013

    Pirate Treaure

    A pure black Arabian stallion with a white stripe down his muzzle. Fast and agile. Riding horse. Grandson of Smarty Jones (who was a race horse) good for racing running

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 22, 2013

    Stallion

    She nodded, "Of course you can, he should do well. He's about 4," The dark horse sniffed Jamison with a sort.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 23, 2013

    Raises sing ill bye that filly

    Go to horse whiper

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