The pleasure of greeting cards, the pleasure of Scanimation®— the pleasure of Gallop! for all ages. Gallop! Cards are the gift that keeps on giving, whether you make the whole package a gift or send just one. Interestingly, the inventor, Rufus Butler Seder, first introduced his Scanimation technology in a greeting card format. Gallop!, the runaway #1 bestseller, brought Scanimation to the world at large, and now his greeting cards are going national, too. The 5" X 7" cards are suitable for giving to kids and adults for all sorts of occasions. They are guaranteed to delight and astonish any person lucky enough to receive one. The set of eight notecards (two each of four designs) and envelopes is packaged in a box with its own Scanimation image on the cover. Two sticker sheets are included with the cards.
Charlie Bass is a horse-mad ten-year-old who dreams of owning her own pony. So when she accidentally manages to buy a racehorse, Charlie is thrilled. The horse she buys, Noble Warrior, looks the part: strong, fit and healthy. There's just one problem - he won't gallop. In fact, he won't even leave his stable without his best friend, a naughty palomino pony called Percy. Charlie is convinced that Noble Warrior has what it takes to be a champion. But can she prove it? Derby Day is fast approaching and only a win can save the family farm from being repossessed. The stakes couldn't be higher for the Basses. Can Charlie turn her chaotic family into a top training team? Can Noble Warrior overcome his nerves? Will Percy the pony ever stop farting? Find out in this classic, funny animal story, perfect for fans of Dick King-Smith and Gerald Durrell.
Do you believe in ghosts - or more to the point do you believe in pony and horse ghosts? Here you can read about the ghosts of ponies and horses that haunt, bring comfort, rescue, protect, defend and even terrorise. From the spectral white stallion, Stormrider, who guards the moors, the Flying Horse called Pegasus, the little mare that carries the Demon Child on his mission of vengeance, the Wish Pony who visits sick children, the Pit Pony who returns to the miner who saved his life, the horse that carried the king into his last battle, the pony who saved her rider's life even after her own death, the little pony that came back for the dying Dancing Girl and many more haunting tales. They are all here with stories that will thrill, amuse and even scare you. Twenty-one new and original stories of Ghost Ponies and Ghost Horses.
A novel about how men and women love differently, notably a war hero and a true American courtesan. The Jazz Age is about to erupt. Six vibrant, wealthy young youths seek fulfillment in Long Island's polo society, Manhattan and old Southampton.
For nonexperts who want simple answers to their pressing questions on life, love, work, and the future, this unique approach to Tarot is the most accessible introduction ever. Author John Mangiapane discovered his special method of reading the cards after years of teaching experience, and it’s both practical and appealing. Begin by meditating on the cards and recording what they say to you. Then, determine the benefits of using various types of spreads; you’ll even learn how to come up with your own designs. Go card-by-card through the Major Arcana, Minor Arcana, and Court Cards to see what insights each offers.