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Big Horses, Little Horses

by Jim Medway


350 x 280 mm

32 pages 

300 colour illustrations 




October 2018


ISBN 978-1-9998583-1-5


Rights sold: USA, Canada

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Horse and ponies of all sorts and types are brought together in this one big, beautiful book for young children. Big Horses, Little Horses, the third title in the Big & Little series, features over 130 horse and pony breeds from around the world, each one illustrated with a colour drawing specially commissioned by leading comic artist and illustrator, Jim Medway.


Divided into sections on British, European, North American, Asian and World horses, every known breed is included: from the English Thoroughbred racehorse to the tiny Shetland Pony, from the enormous Drum Horse to the elegant Arabian. Horses for trotting, horses for climbing mountains, horses for cattle work, horses for jumping, horses for pulling carriages – they are all here.


A delightful feature at the back of the book is a Foal identifier, while a Horse Index includes interesting facts about each breed.


This is a must-have book for all young children and their parents who love horses!


•  Over 130 specially commisioned colour drawigns by Jim Medway

•  Every breed of horse and pony in the world is included

•  Informative Horse Index at the back of the book with interesting facts about every horse and pony breed

Author: Jim Medway

Award-winning artist Jim Medway has illustrated fiction – Shorty Loves Wing Wong (Faber & Faber) – comic books – Playing Out (Blank Slate Books) – and children’s books – The Land of the Frontiebacks: A Curious Alphabet of Confused Creatures (winner of the Children’s Book of the Year, 2014, Junior Magazine) and Turvytops: A Really Wild Island (8 Books). He is also the illustrator of Big Dogs, Little Dogs and Big Cats, Little Cats (8 Books).

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