What's the Most Beautiful Thing You Know About Horses?

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's the most beautiful thing you know about horses

"I'm a stranger to horses and horses are strangers to me," admits the author/narrator at the beginning of this delightful tale of discovery.

Members of the Dogrib nation from Canada, Van Camp's people use dogs instead of horses. Yet Van Camp has always been curious about horses. So he sets off on a playful search for "the most beautiful thing about horses," talking to family, friends, and even artist George Littlechild, who is a Plains Cree and knows something about horses. The answers Van Camp gets range from zany to profound: Horses can run sideways. Horses have secrets. Horses can always find their way home. Littlechild's bold and fanciful paintings perfectly capture Van Camp's playful vision of the world.---from the publisher

32 pages                                978-0892391851                                       Ages 6-8

Keywords:  horses, story starter, Canada, Indigenous people, Indigenous author, diversity, diverse books, fun, 6 year old, 7 year old, 8 year old

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