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Desert Filly by Albert Mutlak

Desert Filly

by Albert Mutlak

Other authors: Omar Robertson (Translator)

Series: Butterfly Books - New Arabic Tales

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Hamad, a poor orphan, lives with his mother's tribe, the Bani Irfan. He takes good care of the horses and rides them well. However, he cannot take part in races because he does not have a horse of his own. Will he be give an opportunity to take part in the greatest race ever to be organized by the tribes? Will he have a mare of his own? What is the secret of the mare described as the "Daughter of the Wind?" Do his adventures have a happy ending? This is a fascinating story which plays on children's dreams and ambitions.
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