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Misty of Chincoteague

Marguerite Henry, Wesley Dennis (Illustrator)

Hardcover

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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (10/6/2008)
Paperback (12/26/2006)
Hardcover (7/7/2015)
Prebound (12/1/2006)
CD-Audio (10/7/2008)
Paperback, Chinese (8/1/2011)
Paperback (5/22/2015)
Paperback (4/30/1991)
Hardcover (5/1/1995)
Prebound (12/1/2006)

Description

On an island off the coasts of Virginia and Maryland lives a centuries-old band of wild ponies. Among them is the most mysterious of all, Phantom, a rarely seen mare that eludes all efforts to capture her—that is, until a young boy and girl lay eyes on her and determine that they can’t live without her. The frenzied roundup that follows on the next “Pony Penning Day” does indeed bring Phantom into their lives, in a way they never would have suspected. Phantom would forever be a creature of the wild. But her gentle, loyal colt Misty is another story altogether.

Now a new generation of readers can discover this beloved classic, including the original Wesley Dennis hardcover art!


Praise For Misty of Chincoteague

San Francisco Chronicle "A thrilling and long-to-be remembered tale..."

American Library Association Booklist "...an exceptionally appealing book..."

Aladdin, 9780027436228, 176pp.

Publication Date: November 30, 1990



About the Author

Marguerite Henry was the beloved author of such classic horse stories as King of the Wind, Misty of Chincoteague, and Stormy: Misty’s Foal, all of which are available in Aladdin paperback editions.

Wesley Dennis was best known for his illustrations in collaboration with author Marguerite Henry. They published sixteen books together.