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Jumper
See Entire Series: Orca Sports
 
Item #: 620-3 Includes: Paperback book
Price: $13.00
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Reading Level (Grade): 3.20 Interest Level (Age): 12-18+
 
Author(s): Michel Martin Bossley

"You can't threaten me," I countered, my knees quivering with fear. "I'll tell whoever I want about this and you can't stop me."
"Oh, can't I? Your Grandpa's having a hard time scraping money to keep that ranch running, isn't he? How would it be if things got just a little bit harder? You wouldn't want ole' Granddad to lose the farm, now would you?"
"You couldn't do that," I whispered.
"Try me," Bellamy said, his eyes glittering like a snake's. Reese loves horses and longs to be a competitive show-jumper. When the leased horse she rides is sold she is left riding the orneriest horse in the stable. She decides she must find a horse of her own. Her parents can't afford a trained horse so she decides to buy a wild horse at auction. Outbid, she discovers that many of the wild horses will be sold for slaughter. Determined to save the horses from a terrible fate she finds herself in deeper than she expected - and fighting for her life. Michelle Martin Bossley is the author of a number of sports books for young readers as well as titles in the Orca Currents series. Michelle lives with her family in Calgary, AB.