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‘A Horse Called Now’ by Ruth Doyle

A Horse Called Now

Ruth Doyle

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“When I’m afraid, I breathe in and out and let the feelings come . . . and then go. Nothing lasts forever.”

Now the Horse enjoys the singing of the birds, the chattering of the crickets and all the wonders of nature. But Rabbit fears being chased by a fox, and Hen thinks a swooping magpie will catch her chicks.

When a thunderstorm arrives, Now leads her friends to shelter . . . where they soon discover that not everything is as frightening as it seems.

A calm and reassuring story about overcoming worries and living in the present moment with beautiful artwork from Alexandra Finkeldey.

About the Author

Ruth Doyle is a children’s author who lives on a farm in Kent with a flock of forty sheep, eight chickens, three dogs, two rescued miniature horses, six guinea pigs, two rabbits, one husband and two children. Her love of nature inspires all of her stories, and her animals even accompany her on animal writing workshops at local schools.

Book Details:

Published: January 2024
ISBN: 9781839946851
Format: Paperback
Page extent: 32 pages

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