For the Love of Horses
The Wilson Sisters' Inspiring Journey to Save New Zealand's Wild HorsesBook - 2016
Three sisters and their unforgettable journeys to rescue, tame and train New Zealand's wild Kaimanawa horses. For the Love of Horses is a heartfelt story with humble beginnings in rural New Zealand. From the trials and tears of Pony Club to the joy of riding bareback, and the pressures of adolescence and competitive showjumping, it follows television stars and sisters Vicki, Kelly and Amanda Wilson's rise to success at the highest level of competition. It is also the story of an unlikely childhood dream coming true. In 2012 the Wilson sisters became aware of the plight of the wild Kaimanawa horses as they were rounded up and sent to the slaughterhouse. The sisters embarked on a courageous journey to tame horses that many people believed were untrainable. Can the Wilsons change these horses' fate? Share the heartbreak, the pain, the elation and the success as the sisters take on these great challenges in this touching and remarkable omnibus edition of two bestsellers.
Publisher: Penguin Random House Australia, North Sydney, NSW : 2016
Branch Call Number: ANF 636.10835 WILS
Characteristics: 196, 179 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : colour illustrations, colour portraits ; 24 cm