Reading level 3

Prince of the Wasteland

Author Kathryn James

Human interest

bullying, friendship, discrimination, empathy, respect for animals

Young Gypsy girl, Crystal hates school. In fact, she hates being indoors at all.  She longs to have a horse of her own, and when she spots the most bad tempered horse at the local auction, she sees a kindred spirit. Through her love and devotion, she tames the wild Prince of the Wasteland, but how will they fare in the local showjumping contest? The readers decide...