Ellen Feld is an IRA/Children's Choices winner (twice) who began writing about horses more than 20 years ago. At first she wrote for small, regional magazines, but within a few short years, her work began to appear regularly in large, national publications. In 2001, while waiting for her next assignment, Ms. Feld wrote a short story about a Morgan Horse. That tale became the first chapter of Blackjack: Dreaming of a Morgan Horse. The book went on to win a coveted Children s Choices award, an honor bestowed jointly by the International Reading Association and the Children s Book Council. To date, Ms. Feld has authored ten books, including seven in the Morgan Horse series. She lives in Massachusetts with her husband, two children, ten horses, and assorted other pets.
The award-winning Morgan Horse series includes eight books - Blackjack: Dreaming of a Morgan Horse, Frosty: The Adventures of a Morgan Horse, Rusty: The High-Flying Morgan Horse, Robin: The Lovable Morgan Horse, Annie: The Mysterious Morgan Horse, Rimfire: The Barrel Racing Morgan Horse, and Blackjack: The Champion Morgan Horse. The eighth book, Meet the Morgans: The Stars of the Morgan Horse Series, is a photo book of the real horses behind the series, and only available in print. Visit the publisher for further information at willowbendpublishing.com. This YA series (ages 9-13) follows Heather Richardson and a barn full of beautiful Morgan Horses. Each book focuses on a different horse/different discipline from the world of horses.
Book six in the Morgan Horse series. Enter the high-stakes, action-packed world of barrel racing along with Heather and the new horse Rimfire. Also meet Rocket, a half-starved horse who is rescued by Heather and her friends.
Winner of the Moonbeam Children's Award, Annie is book 5 of the 'Morgan Horse' series. A new horse, Annie, comes to Gallant Morgans but she can only stay if her registration papers can be found. The truth will be hard for Heather. Includes the action-packed Morgan Trotting Races and the Justin Morgan class.
Book three of the Morgan Horse series. In this story, Frosty has her foal who seems absolutely perfect, but is she? Meanwhile, Heather decides to try her luck in a new discipline and enters Rusty in several jumping competitions. Everything is going well until Heather begins to doubt herself. Will a new friend, Nicholas, be able to help Heather overcome her fears and win the Jump-Off?
Blackjack, the first in the Morgan Horse series, introduces Heather Richardson, a young horse-lover who has been haunted by dreams of a special Morgan Horse. She soon learns that the horse really exists and is thrilled when she is asked to care for him. When tragedy strikes and Blackjack falls into the hands of an abusive trainer, Heather must find a way to rescue her horse before it is too ...