Ice Horse - Rahir Renne
The little Icelandic horse is chased from the herd by the black stallion. Winter comes and the snow starts to fall. Can the little horse save the day as the herd finds itself in danger? Includes interesting fact boxes about Icelandic horses. Colour illustrated children's picture book.
'The book is beautifully presented, with full colour pictures on the right-hand side, and brief text with pencil sketches and small fact boxes on the left. Both colour pictures and sketches are expertly drawn, with superb dramatic detail. Young horse-lovers will enjoy adding this rather endearing breed to their stock of equine knowledge, and the books wintry theme would make it a great choice for Christmas.'-- familiesonline.co.uk'
Beautifully illustrated. Alongside the special story, the book also provides factual information about Icelandic horses. This is a special book for young children and has illustrations that I personally find evocative and inspiring.'-- Juno: A Natural Approach to Family Life, Autumn 2003'
In addition to the beautiful illustrations and a gripping story, this book is packed full of fascinating facts about Icelandic horses and how they live, which will enchant any animal-loving child.'-- Kindling, The Journal for Steiner Waldorf Early Childhood, Spring/Summer 2003'
Renne is the illustrator of Little Dolphin's Big Adventure (Floris Books, 2001) and many other children's books. Her work is acclaimed for its extraordinary detailed observation of animal subjects and their habitats.
For ages 5-8 years