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eBook Justin Morgan Had a Horse ePub

by Marguerite Henry

  • ISBN: 0606123830
  • Category: Animals
  • Subcategory: For Children
  • Author: Marguerite Henry
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Demco Media; Reissue edition (October 1, 1991)
  • ePub book: 1782 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1971 kb
  • Other: txt mobi docx lrf
  • Rating: 4.1
  • Votes: 963

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Home Marguerite Henry Justin Morgan Had a Horse. THIS IS THE STORY of a common, ordinary little work horse who turned out to be the father of a famous family of American horses.

Home Marguerite Henry Justin Morgan Had a Horse. Justin Morgan Had a Horse, . 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10. Contents. He lived in the Green Mountain country of Vermont in the days when America was growing up. In fact, he helped it grow up. He dragged logs and cleared the land. He helped build the first log houses. He helped build bridges and cut roads through the wilderness. Even in his own lifetime, the willingness of this little horse became an American legend.

Marguerite Henry published her first children's book, Misty of Chincoteague, in 1947, and published more than forty books in her lifetime. She won the Newbery Medal in 1948 for her second book, King of the Wind, and both Misty of Chincoteague and Justin Morgan Had a Horse are Newbery Honor books.

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It was a Newbery Honor Book in 1946. A movie based on the book was made by Walt Disney Studios in 1972. Both the book and the movie have been criticized for containing a number of historical inaccuracies and for creating or perpetuating some myths about both Justin Morgan and Figure. One equine historian stated, "these should be looked upon not as true happenings but as entertainment vehicles.

Her first book, "Justin Morgan Had a Horse" was named a Newberry Honor Book. This and her other titles to follow were written in collaboration with illustrator, Wesley Dennis. They worked together until his death in 1996

Her first book, "Justin Morgan Had a Horse" was named a Newberry Honor Book. They worked together until his death in 1996. Her other works included "King of the Wind," the story of the Godolphin Arabian horse, which won a Newberry Award, "Misty of Chincoteague," which won the Junior Book Award Medal of the Boys' Clubs of America, and "Justin Morgan Had a Horse," which won the Junior Scholastic Gold Seal Award.

Justin Morgan had a horse. Justin Morgan had a horse. by. Henry, Marguerite. Justin Morgan (Horse), Morgan horse, Horses, Horses, Justin Morgan (Horse), Morgan horse. New York Checkerboard Press. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Uploaded on March 29, 2012.

Justin Morgan Had a Horse book. Although I do indeed very much appreciate Marguerite Henry's Justin Morgan had a Horse as a story in and of itself (the sweet and loving connection between Joel and Little Bub which not only endures but grows stronger and stronger over the years, and that it is young Joel who first notices there is something extraordinary and truly special about Justin.

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Justin Morgan Had a Horse is a children's historical novel by Marguerite Henry, illustrated by Wesley Dennis and published by Wilcox & Follett of Chicago in 1945. It concerns horse-breeding in Vermont in the late eighteenth century. It was one runner-up for the Newbery Medal in 1946 (a Newbery Honor Book in later terms). The Library of Congress catalog records report 89 pp. and 169 pp. respectively.

An unusual work horse raised in Vermont and known originally as "Little Bub" becomes the sire of a famous American breed and takes the name of his owner, Justin Morgan

Comments

Freaky Hook Freaky Hook
My daughter thought it was ok. she had a hard time following who was talking and about who was being talked about. She is 11 years old.
Malakelv Malakelv
I have always considered this book to be more of a part of American history, simply due to the fact that the Morgan horse is the first recognized breeds of equine that were developed in the United States.
Monin Monin
Marguerite Henry books on horses are excellent. My 9 year olds loved this series.
Angana Angana
This was one of my favorite books as a child. I was delighted to find that it is available in hardback. I'm happy to add it to my library for future generations to enjoy, too.
Golkree Golkree
One of my favorite books from my childhood. I just bought it for my daughter
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This is the story of the powerful horse named Figure who was given to Justin Morgan in payment of a debt. Figure went through many owners. He was a very powerful horse and could pull many times what other horses his size could pull. He became known as Justin Morgan's horse. It is an interesting tale of life a century ago. I liked the voice. She did a good job of reading so you could tell change of character. Good car book.
Impala Frozen Impala Frozen
The book is not in color as shown and it smells old.
I gave this book four stars because the bok was a really great book, but you shouldn't expect this firework ending. I would expect the author to go on, but I didn't write this book. If you like horses, this is (obviously) the book for you.