The Little White Horse

The Little White Horse

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4.09 (12,890 ratings by Goodreads)

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The beautiful valley of Moonacre is shadowed by the memory of the Moon Princess and the mysterious little white horse. When orphaned Maria Merryweather comes there to stay, she finds herself involved with an ancient feud. She is determined to restore peace and happiness to the whole of Moonacre Valley. And Maria usually gets her own way This edition of The Little White Horse - winner of the Carnegie Medal in 1946 and since cited by J.K. Rowling as her childhood favourite - is designed as a nostalgic reminder of the original edition with a classic hardback binding, plus the original line drawings and colour plate.
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 288 pages
  • 130 x 198 x 27.94mm | 366g
  • Lion Children's Books
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0745963439
  • 9780745963433
  • 67,959

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""The Little White Horse" is one of the most magical stories in the world." --"The Independent"
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About Elizabeth Goudge

Elizabeth Goudge wrote a number of well-loved children's fantasies. She won the Carnegie Medal in 1946 for The Little White Horse which was the basis for the 2009 film The Secret of Moonacre.
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12,890 ratings
4.09 out of 5 stars
5 44% (5,712)
4 30% (3,831)
3 19% (2,434)
2 5% (669)
1 2% (244)
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