Come Down the Mountain
NoteThis is a USED book.
An old horse lay dying on the moorside and nobody seemed to care... The house had been shut for months since the old man died, and his big bay thoroughbred left, forgotten and neglected, in an icy windswept field."Not our concern," the villagers said.
But a fellow loner watched over the horse as she travelled to and from school, watching anxiously while winter drew closer and his condition more desperate. Nicknamed Fatso, Brenda's lonely heart went out to the old horse and when, one day, she saw him lying on his side, neck stretched in abject misery, Brenda made up her mind.
She would defy her parents, and the village, and her so-called school friends - she would challenge anyone and anything - Brenda had to save him...