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Jeanne Betancourt

Author of I Want a Pony

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Jeanne Betancourt was born in Burlington, Vermont on October 2, 1941. She grew up in rural Vermont, where she spent time helping out on a dairy farm. She studied dance and planned to join the Rockettes at Radio City Music Hall. After she graduated from college, she taught in junior and high schools in both Vermont and New York City and earned a masters degree in film studies from New York University. She wrote her first children's book in 1982 and since then has written a variety of fiction and nonfiction books for young readers. She has written over 75 books including Kate's Turn, My Name Is Brain Brian, Ava Tree and the Wishes Three, and the Pony Pals series. In addition to writing books, Betancourt has also written for television, and has received six Emmy Award nominations, two Humanities citations, and the National Psychological Award for Excellence in the Media. (Bowker Author Biography)
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I Want a Pony 773 copies, 9 reviews
A Pony for Keeps 688 copies, 4 reviews
A Pony in Trouble 541 copies, 7 reviews
Pony to the Rescue 432 copies, 1 review
Ten True Animal Rescues 431 copies, 1 review
Give Me Back My Pony 431 copies, 3 reviews
Too Many Ponies 406 copies, 3 reviews
Runaway Pony 358 copies, 2 reviews
Detective Pony 329 copies, 1 review
The Wild Pony 326 copies, 2 reviews
Good-Bye Pony 280 copies
The Baby Pony 265 copies, 1 review
Keep Out, Pony! 256 copies
The Girl Who Hated Ponies 255 copies, 1 review
Circus Pony 245 copies, 1 review
The Blind Pony 215 copies, 1 review
Pony-Sitters 211 copies
The Winning Pony 197 copies, 2 reviews
The Missing Pony Pal 191 copies, 1 review
The Saddest Pony 158 copies
Stolen Ponies 149 copies, 1 review
Moving Pony 145 copies, 1 review
Ponies From The Past 134 copies, 1 review
Black and White 121 copies
Western Pony 117 copies, 1 review
Pony-4-Sale (Pony Pals) 112 copies, 1 review
The Ghost Pony 107 copies, 1 review
Self-Portrait 105 copies, 1 review
He's My Pony! 97 copies, 1 review
Exposed 78 copies
The Last Pony Ride 75 copies, 1 review
The Lonely Pony 73 copies
Movie Star Pony 72 copies
Unlucky Pony 71 copies
The Pony and the Bear 69 copies, 2 reviews
Pony Problem 56 copies
Magic Pony 51 copies
Kate's Turn 44 copies
The Pony and the Haunted Barn 44 copies, 2 reviews
Ava Tree and the Wishes Three 33 copies, 7 reviews
Close-Up 24 copies
The Rainbow Kid 19 copies
Go, Girl, Go! 17 copies
Valentine Blues 14 copies
Crazy Christmas 11 copies
Turtle Time 5 copies
Between Us 4 copies
Western Pony (Pony Pals) 1 copy, 1 review
The Edge 1 copy
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