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Sonrise Stable Horse Articles

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Toby and the Chub Club

Toby looks like he's dreaming of becoming an Appaloosa after a night with fresh shavings in his stall. Rolling is one of his favorite things to do.

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Horse Book Club for Kids

The Sonrise Stable Book Club makes a gift of the Sonrise Stable series last even longer. Children will receive the books by mail in monthly shipments.

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Billy and Blaze Books

Billy and Blaze is the simple story of a boy who receives a pony he’d dreamed about. The book struck a chord with readers struggling through the Great Depression. 

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Sonrise Stable Book 9 With All You Are

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 people, rodeo

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National Velvet

Somehow I never read National Velvet as a kid. After reading it yesterday, I feel fortunate I missed it in my younger days. I recommend that you skip this book.

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Love the Lord Thy God

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 diverse topics:

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The Rainbow Bridge

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 Rainbow Bridge.

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When Fiction Becomes Real

The day my foster daughter arrived, I was launched into a world out of my comfort zone. She'd seen and experienced things no child her age should have to endure.

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My Pony Toby's Encounter With a Bobcat

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 a panic.

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Secrets to Great Writing

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, so "ghost."

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Author Interview With Amanda Tero

Amanda Tero, a talented, homeschooled author and musician, reviewed the Sonrise Stable series on her blog, With a Joyful Noise.

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Sonrise Stable Book Nine!

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 should give you a good

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Writing a Christmas Story

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 harder to do—

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Horse Christmas Story

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 entire family

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Secure Online Payments

Your payment information is totally secure - made on the Paypal or 2Checkout websites, whichever you prefer. Sonrise Stable never sees your payment information.

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Christian Writer or a Christian Who Writes?

I returned from a Christian writing conference, feeling discouraged. I'd anticipated learning new ways to communicate God’s truths more creatively and effectively. 

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Toby, the Amish Driving Pony

My eight-year-old foster daughter and I attended the Mt. Hope Carriage and Driving Horse auction in Mt. Hope, Ohio. We had a selection of 200 driving ponies.

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Canada and International Sales

Due to exorbitant postal costs, it's difficult to ship books internationally. Shipping fees are often as much or more than the price of the books themselves.

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