Sonrise Stable News

Fritz and the Beautiful Horses by Jan Brett

2018 December 14
This beautifully illustrated horse picture book has a wonderful message for children as well - what you are on the outside is not nearly as important

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Toby and the Chub Club

2018 December 6
Toby looks like he's dreaming of becoming an Appaloosa after a night with fresh shavings in his stall. :) I think rolling is second only to eating in

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Horse Book Club for Kids

2018 November 18
Do your kids look forward to receiving things in the mail? If so, check out the Sonrise Stable Book Club. The book club provides a way to make a

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Billy and Blaze Books

2018 November 9
The Billy and Blaze books were written and illustrated by C.W. Anderson (Clarence William) known as Andy to his family and friends. Anderson was

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Sonrise Stable Book 9 With All You Are

2018 November 2
Book 9 is now available! The scriptural theme of With All You Are is loving God with all your heart, soul, mind, and strength. Saddlebred show

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Love the Lord Thy God

2018 September 21
I'm in the last stages of finishing Book 9, With All You Are. I hope to have it in print by November. This book brings together some pretty

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The Rainbow Bridge

2018 September 20
Just this side of heaven is a place called Rainbow Bridge. When an animal dies that has been especially close to someone here, that pet goes to the

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When Fiction Becomes Real

2018 September 15
The day my foster daughter arrived, I was launched into a world far out of my comfort zone. She had seen and experienced things no child her age

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My Pony Toby's Encounter With a Bobcat

2018 September 1
My pony, Toby, that I bought from an Amish auction, a year ago encountered a bobcat this morning. He was very frightened, and ran around the field in

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Secrets to Great Writing

2018 June 8
Oops! My secret is out now! I'll confess - I've had some help writing the Sonrise Stable series - a ghost writer. Get it? My cat, Lacey is white,

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Author Interview With Amanda Tero

2018 January 29
Amanda Tero, a talented, homeschooled author and musician, reviewed the Sonrise Stable series on her blog, With a Joyful Noise. "Last fall, I

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Sonrise Stable Book Nine!

2018 January 29
I've begun writing the next installment of the Sonrise Stable horse series. I don't have a title yet, but the image in this post

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Writing a Christmas Story

2017 October 31
One of my favorite traditions when my daughters were still at home was reading Christmas books or stories aloud. As they grew older, that became

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Horse Christmas Story

2017 October 30
Operation Christmas Spirit is a heartwarming Christmas story to be enjoyed by young and old alike. The book would make a wonderful read aloud for the

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Sonrise Stable Books 3 & 4 Updated

2017 October 29
I recently completed updates to books 3 & 4 to improve the text and strengthen the Christian themes of the books. Book four, Tender Mercies, was

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