I bought this book for my grandson who will be 3 soon. He adores books and loves horses. I think it is a delightful rhyming book for young children. Beautiful illustrations and sentiments of a pony who is kind to her friends.
Noni the Pony
Perfect for bedtime reading. Junior
ISBN: 9781741758887 ISBN-10: 1741758882 Audience:
For Ages: 1 - 4 years old Format:
Number Of Pages: 24 Published: 1st October 2010 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Country of Publication: AU Dimensions (cm): 18.5 x 24.5
Weight (kg): 0.25
Edition Number: 1
About the Author
Alison Lester is one of Australia's most popular and bestselling creators of children's books.
She has won many awards, including the 2005 Children's Book Council of Australia (CBCA) Picture Book of the Year Award for Are We There Yet? and the 2012 CBCA Eve Pownall Book of the Year Award for One Small Island.
Her picture books include Running With the Horses, a story based on the evacuation of the world-famous Lipizzaner horses from the Spanish Riding School in Vienna during World War Two; One Small Island, about the possibility of hope and environmental preservation for a World Heritage listed island and for the world itself; Sophie Scott Goes South about a little girl's voyage to Antarctica and the sense of wonder that it brings; and Kissed by the Moon, a lyrical celebration of the natural world and all that it has to offer a child.
Alison lives on a farm in the Victorian countryside. She spends part of each year travelling to schools around Australia, helping students and teachers develop their own stories.