Zan, City Cowboy is free and is a good place to start reading the seven books in the My First Horse series. Located in the middle of the series, you can watch him grow along with Tika, the filly he helped birth. From there, you can go back to the beginning where Nick learns to ride Prince at Camp Wa-Tonka. Later, working at Shamrock Stables, Nick is blown away by Trace, a retired cutting horse. More
Or, you can go forward to find out how Zan becomes friends with the bully, Lazelle and how Luz rescues a newborn foal, Holly, from a winter storm by raising her in her kitchen. My First Horse series follows a whole neighborhood of kids as they discover horses. City folks, Nick, Zan and Luz, weave family and friends into their equine adventures with Prince, Trace, Tika and Holly. They may not live out West but their first horses become a huge part of their lives. The series goes: 1. Wa-Tonka, Camp Cowboys 2. Saving for Trace 3. Riding the Waves 4. Zan, City Cowboy (free) 5. Can Do, Zan 6. A Horse in My Kitchen 7. Mountain Rules.