Jumping Into Trouble Series Book 1: Wanted! A Horse
by Margaret Pearce
John wants a horse. His parents are unsympathetic. Only Jenny understands, and shares her fat pony with him. As a result of one of their adventures, he gets Roanie, but then his problems really start.
How can he earn money to care for his horse, when he is constantly dogged by trouble in the shape of a small blue heeler?