“Bethell turns all the old formulas on their head…. As with all good fantasy, there is a strong requisite of reality…the narrative is driven by the skillfully articulated sentiments of a horse-obsessed girl.”—The Telegraph (U.K.), five stars
A Whisper of Horses has been long-listed for the 2017 Redbridge SLS Children’s Book Award.
A Whisper of Horses is one of the best children’s books of 2016 according to the Telegraph!
“Bethell’s inventive heroine propels an action-packed adventure.” —Publisher Weekly
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