Patricia Gilkerson

Biography

Patricia Gilkerson spent a horse-loving childhood growing up in Kentucky, and finally got her first horse as an adult. She began writing books for children at night after teaching all day. Today Patricia lives on a hobby farm in Minnesota with her husband Jim, and the current count of three horses. Her two children are grown with children and pets of their own, so there are frequently grandchildren and granddogs running around her house. Her hobbies include travel, Irish/Celtic music, scuba diving and reading. Her favorite thing to do is to hang out with family and friends.

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Books

The Great Forest of Shee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,530. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
“Find Arizopal!” With those words from his desperately ill father, fifteen year-old Griffin begins his journey to the Great Forest of Shee, a mystical place, and difficult to navigate.
Turn on a Dime
Series: The Horse Rescuers, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,130. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Piper and Addie are going to start their sophomore year in senior high school, when their friend, Miss Julie, rents rooms to Cassie and her stepson, Jeff. Cassie’s mare is going to foal soon and Piper has the responsibility of checking on her daily. Piper and Addie disagree about boys, a situation which worsens because of Piper’s initial dislike of Jeff.
The Horse Rescuers
Series: The Horse Rescuers. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,590. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The Horse Rescuers features three stories of friends Piper and Addie and their adventures rescuing horses. Featuring: The Penny Pony, Nickel-Bred and Turn on a Dime.
Nickel-Bred
Series: The Horse Rescuers, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,680. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Piper and Addie, looking for another horse, find the perfect one in Nickel, but discover the owner is part of a gang of criminals. Nickel's life is in danger. Can the girls save him from the slaughterhouse? Will they be able to save their friends and family as the vicious criminals take revenge? The Horse Rescuers Series 1. The Penny Pony 2. Nickel-Bred
The Penny Pony
Series: The Horse Rescuers, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,780. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Piper Jones has always loved horses, but little did she know what would happen when she and her best friend, Nancy tried to help a neglected pony. When all the adults in her life can't or won't help, Piper and Nancy take matters into their own hands. They must find a safe haven for the pony and protect it from its cruel owner. A little old lady from Piper's past steps up to help and a suspected li

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