Today Phyllis recommends: Racing Manhattan by Terence Blacker.
Jay Barton understands racehorses and rides them like a pro. When she meets a misunderstood gray mare named Manhattan, she forms an immediate bond and works hard to reveal the heart of the champion who is headed for the scrap heap. Follow Jay into the world of horse racing filled with corruption, cruelty and excitement. You will feel the thrill of the racetrack as Terence Blacker takes you to the finish!
Perfect for readers who enjoy animal stories but are ready for Young Adult Fiction, you can find Racing Manhattan in the Young Adult Fiction section at YA BLACKER.