Willow King

Title

Willow King

Authors

Chris Platt

Publisher

Peachtree Publishing Company

Publication Year

2010

ISBN

9781561455492

Pages

192 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Thirteen-year-old Katie, who is herself physically challenged, saves a crippled foal from euthanasia and nurses him back to health and eventual championships.

Grade Level

3-5; 6-8

Lexile Measure

760L

Diversity Topics

Disability and Health; Physical disability; leg length discripancy; twisted legs

Main Character

female teenager

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

single mother

Keywords

horses; horse racing; disabled horse; Oregon; training; courage; competition

Diversity Impact

direct

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