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The Escape (Horses of the Dawn #1)

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Part of series: Horses of the Dawn
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ISBN: 9780545397308 Pages: 240 Ages: 8-12 Dimensions: 5.27" x 7.59"

About this book

The horses are in danger. They were rounded up by the two-legs and forced onto a boat to cross the wide ocean. The journey went badly and the boat was deemed too heavy, so the two-legs forced the horses into the sea and sailed away, leaving the herd to die in the deep.

By a miracle, the horses survived and made it to land. All but one -- the ghost horse, the leader of the pack. Now it's up to her daughter, only a filly, to take charge of the terrified herd. Stranded in a new land, surrounded by two-legs, will the horses find a way to live safe and free?

Reviews

“A haunting story of loss, self-discovery, survival, and homecoming.” – Publishers Weekly

“As in her Guardians of Ga'hoole series, Lasky uses animals to touch on very human issues . . . the cost of freedom and the adversity that comes with the pursuit of one's dreams.” –Kirkus Reviews

“Readers will root for Estrella and eagerly await the next installment.”– Booklist

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