An adventurous, funny and romantic three-book series featuring spirited girls and horses, perfect for younger teens.
Like the timeless My Friend Flicka or The Silver Brumby the characters and scenarios in this highly commercial series are earthy and believable.
Diamond Spirit: The Diamond Spirit Series Book 1 After a horrific accident, Jess loses Diamond, her beloved pony.
Her best friend, Shara, the only witness to the accident, won't tell Jess what happened.
Hurt and betrayed, Jess breaks off the friendship. Then she gets to know a beautiful filly called Walkabout, and makes some new friends.
Things are looking up - until it seems that Walkabout is to be sold to a cruel new owner.
The kids come up with a rescue plan that involves Jess competing at the next campdraft.
Can Jess win the campdraft and use the prize money to buy Walkabout, the filly of her dreams? And will she ever make it up with Shara, her ex-soul-sister?
Moonstone Promise: The Diamond Spirit Series Book 2 Luke is a foster kid who came to Harry's place through a horse gentling program, and found the closest thing he's ever had to family.
But when Harry dies, Luke's life quickly falls apart. He has a bitter falling out with Harry's son Lawson and, afraid of becoming lost in the foster system again, Luke runs away, taking little but a moonstone pendant given to him by Jess.
Opal Dreaming: The Diamond Spirit Series Book 3 Finally Jess is to take possessio.
Ages: 11 to 14