Brown Sunshine of Sawdust Valley
Molly Moore has dreamed of having a horse of her own. But, know-it-all Freddy Westover owns show horses and only lets her ride Della, the slowest horse of all. Molly only can ride her once around the arena (walking).
On Molly's tenth birthday, Molly and her dad go to an auction. The auction goes on and her dad bids all his money. They get an old mare that Molly has to share with her dad. Soon, they get a wonderful surprise! The mare has a mule baby!!
Molly's dad keeps the mare and gives her the mule stallion. They ask Mr. Covington, their neighbor who has been working with mules for a lot of years to help them raise the mule.
Will Mr.Covington help Molly and her new mule and destroy Freddy and his horses? Read to find out!!!
Btw, this book is also by Marguerite Henry.