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King of the wind by Marguerite Henry

King of the wind by Marguerite Henry

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Published by Federation of Women Teachers" Associations of Ontario in [Toronto] .
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  • Henry, Marguerite.

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    Open LibraryOL16237867M

    Marguerite Henry (Ap Novem ) was an American writer. The author of fifty-nine books based on true stories of horses and other animals, her work has captivated entire generations of children and young adults and won several Newbery Awards and Honors/5. He was named 'Sham' for the sun, this golden red stallion born in the Sultan of Morocco's stone stables. Upon his heel was a small white spot, the symbol of speed. But on his chest was the symbol of misfortune. Although he was as swift as the desert winds, Sham's proud pedigree would be scorned all his life by cruel masters and owners. This is the classic story of Sham and his friend, the 4/5(9).

      Marguerite Henry (Ap Novem ) was an American writer. The author of fifty-nine books based on true stories of horses and other animals, her work has captivated entire generations of children and young adults and won several Newbery Awards and Honors/5. King of the Wind: The Story of the Godolphin Arabian by Marguerite Henry and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at King of the Wind, - AbeBooks Passion for books.

    Generations of young readers continue to fall in love with Marguerite Henry’s “horse stories.” In one of her most famous, King of the Wind, the author traces the ancestry of the great Kentucky Derby winner, Man o’ War, whose mysterious pedigree is linked to the noble line leading from the Godolphin Arabian. Marguerite Henry is a children’s author best known for her animal stories that for the most past are about horses. Henry was born in in Milwaukee, Wisconsin as the youngest daughter of Anna and Louis Breithaupt. Her father ran and owned a publishing business and hence she was grounded in aspects of writing and reading from very early on.


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"Based on author Marguerite Henry's popular children's novel, winner of the Newbery Medal inKing of the Wind is a fictionalized account of the emergence of Sham, the renowned Godolphin Arabian who fathered a long line of outstanding race horses.

The ancestries of Man o' War and Seabiscuit can be traced back to the Godolphin Arabian."/5. 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 by: 8. King of the Wind Paperback – January 1, by Marguerite Henry (Author)/5(). 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/5().

KING OF THE WIND, The Story of the Godolphin Arabian Only 1 left in stock - order soon. Boys and girls who loved Marguerite Henry's Misty of Chincoteague will find in this book a grand new favorite in the fiery Arabian stallion of unquenchable spirit who became one of the most famous horses of all time -- the almost legendary Godolphin Arabian/5().

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/5(39). King Of The Wind The story starts in Morocco, as the fast King Of The Wind The author of this book is Marguerite Henry and the main character of the story is a horse named ‘sham’.

This book was published in and the one thing that really got me to like this book was that the main character was a /5. Marguerite Henry Treasury of Horses (Boxed Set): Misty of Chincoteague, Justin Morgan Had a Horse, King of the Wind Paperback – Aug /5(68).

The Hardcover of the King of the Wind by Marguerite Henry, Wesley Dennis | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Turtleback Books. Book Wizard; King of the Wind The Story of the Godolphin Arabian.

By Wesley Dennis, Marguerite Henry. Grades. Genre. Fiction. In this Newbery Award-winning tale, the horseboy Agba keeps his promise to care for his stallion as long as it lives.

This dedication takes him and his horse from their home in Africa to Europe, where they. Marguerite Henry - King of the Wind. Contents The Great Son 1. The Fast of Ramadan 2. The Brood-Mare Stable4/5(32). Looking for books by Marguerite Henry. See all books authored by Marguerite Henry, including Misty of Chincoteague, and King of the Wind: The Story of the Godolphin Arabian, and more on King of the Wind: The Story of the Godolphin Arabian by Marguerite Henry and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at King of the Wind is composed by Marguerite Henry.

I rate this book with five stars. This book is about the adventure and friendship of a spirited horse named Sham and his horse boy. Agba the horse boy is a mute. When Sham was born hewas a weak horse but grew strong thanks to Agba's careful care.

Agba and Sham were part of the royal stables in Cited by: 8. King of the Wind (), a children’s novel by American writer Marguerite Henry with illustrations by Wesley Dennis, tells the story of an Arabian mare and the mute slave who tends to the horse.

King of the Wind won the Newberry Medal for excellence in American children’s literature. King of the Horse Books: Marguerite Henry’s King of the Wind When I embarked on the SFF Equines Summer Reading Adventure, I knew King of the Wind. Marguerite Henry - King of the Wind.

Agba resumed his measuring. Fingers trembling, he placed his right hand on Sham’s withers.4/5(32). About Marguerite Henry. Marguerite Henry was the author of more than 50 beloved children’s books, most of them about horses.

Born inshe sold her first story at age Her most famous work, Misty of Chincoteague, was adapted into a successful More about Marguerite Henry. Author: Marguerite Henry, Book: King of the Wind: The Story of the Godolphin Arabian () and other, read online free in EPUB,TXT at   King of the Wind is one of my favorite books of all time.

My mother bought it for me after it received the Newberry Award back in the s--I was around 10 at the time and I was in love with horses. I've read the book numerous times as a child and then later as an adult as I was an elementary teacher in 4th grade; I read it to my class every /5().

A wonderful introduction, plot and peek into a Newberry award winning book, by Marguerite Henry.Where does King of the Wind rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

I have loved this book, along with Marguerite Henry's other horse stories, since childhood and I am now a grandmother. I read this book to my son when he was a little boy -- it is a great book for children and adults who love horses or horse racing.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 : Paperback.