Horse Diaries #6: Yatimah by Catherine HapkaHorse Diaries #6: Yatimah by Catherine Hapka

Horse Diaries #6: Yatimah

byCatherine HapkaIllustratorRuth Sanderson

Paperback | January 11, 2011

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For all lovers of horses and history, it's the next book in the popular Horse Diaries series. Born in the Arabian Desert in the ninth century, Yatimah is a black Arabian filly whose name means "orphan." She enjoys her life at the oasis, with sheep to tease, other foals to race, and the daughter of her Bedouin owner to take care of her. But when the colt who is her foster brother is stolen in a raid, Yatimah realizes her true birthright. Like Black Beauty, this moving novel is told in first person from the horse's own point of view and includes an appendix full of photos and facts about Arabian horses and Bedouin culture.
CATHERINE HAPKA has written more than 150 books for children and young adults—many about horses, including Elska, the first book in the Horse Diaries series. A lifelong horse lover, she rides several times per week and appreciates horses of all breeds. She lives on a small farm in Chester County, Pennsylvania, which she shares with a h...
Title:Horse Diaries #6: YatimahFormat:PaperbackDimensions:176 pages, 7.06 × 5.56 × 0.45 inPublished:January 11, 2011Publisher:Random House Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0375867198

ISBN - 13:9780375867194

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12