Used Racing Fiction
Ride a Cock Horse
Gillian Mears os one of the most exciting young writers in Australia and has been published widely throughout the country. Ride a Cock Horse is her first book.
A novelization based on the hit movie from Warner Bros. Studios! His stripes made him an outcast. His heart made him a hero.
Gubba, a sleepy country town, is preparing to celebrate its centenary. The progressives want to promote the town as a tourist centre, with smart hotel and picnic races, while the conservationists want to preserve the original spirit of the town.
'I wondered if I was dying. I wasn't afraid to die but, such was the pain in my gut, I wished it would happen soon.'