Harper and Row Publishers
Twelve-year-old Jodie, disabled by juvenile rheumatoid arthritis and no longer able to ride her beloved horse Monarch, faces a crisis when the two of them are alone at her remote Australia home and a devastating fire approaches.
Disability and Health; Physcial disability; Illness; wheelchair user; arthritis; rheumatoid arthritis; autoimmune disease
mother and father
Children Rate Outstanding Writers/Illustrators (CROW), 1993, Winner, Upper Primary
horseback riding; horse; competitions; fire; pain; doctor; Australia; bushfire
Thiele, Colin, "Jodie's Journey" (1990). Diverse Families. 1658.