Horse Books for Kids

Looking for horse books suitable for very young horse enthusiasts? Here are 10 horse books for kids. Find one from these horse books for kids shared by other horse crazy girls! Or leave a comment for the ones you already know!

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a horse, and a hat, and a big wet splat

A picture of the book A Horse, And A Hat, And A Big Wet Splat.

A Horse, a Hat, and a Big Wet Splat is a fun horse book for kids. The book itself contains cute short stories that readers are sure to love. Each story teaches a different set of life lessons, from overcoming difficulties to developing friendships, kids will learn great lessons. It may be hard to find this book but it is worth finding. 

Goodreads: 3.67 stars out of 5

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big black horse: A storybook version of the black stallion

A picture of the book Big Black Stallion: A Storybook Version Of The Black Stallion.

Big Black Horse: A Storybook Version Of The Black Stallion tells the well known story of The Black Stallion with added illustrations. Between the gorgeous illustrations and the wonderful story kids can have a great book that they can grow up with. Once you read the book you can go on to watch The Black Stallion movies. 

Goodreads: 4.25 out of 5 stars

Available On: Amazon

every cowgirl needs a horse

A picture of the book Every Cowgirl Needs A Horse.

In Every Cowgirl Needs a Horse tells the story of Nellie Sue who is a young girl with a big imagination. In the book Nellie wants a horse more than anything, partially because she wants to be a cowgirl. So when she gets a bicycle and not a horse for her birthday it will take all of her imagination to transform it into a horse. 

Goodreads: 3.96 out of 5 stars

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fritz and the beautiful horses

A picture of the book Fritz and the Beautiful Horses.

Fritz and the Beautiful Horses is a wonderful horse book for kids. With both a sweet story and beautiful illustrations this book is one kids will love. The story follows a horse who is kicked out of his herd for not fitting in. But when he helps save local kids he suddenly becomes a local hero. Will his brave actions finally set him accepted.

Goodreads: 4.28 out of 5 stars

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i wonder why horses wear shoes

A picture of the book I Wonder Why Horses Wear Shoes.

I Wonder Why Horses Wear Shoes is a great introduction to horses. The book is not all about horse shoeing, despite the title, rather it is about all the different questions one might have when it comes to horses. From horseback riding to the parts of the horse's body this book covers it all in an easy to read and understand format. 

Goodreads: 3.90 out of 5 stars

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my chincoteague pony

A picture of the book My Chincoteague Pony.

My Chincoteague Pony is a wonderful book that follows a girl who dreams of a owning a Chincoteague pony of her own. In order to get her own pony Julie decides to work hard and save her money so that she can buy her own pony at auction. The road to getting her own pony isn't easy, but it will be worth the effort to achieve her dreams.

Goodreads: 4.20 out of 5 stars

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my first horse and pony book

A picture of the book My First Horse and Pony.

My First Horse and Pony Book is a great resource for those wanting to learn all the basics when it comes to horses and ponies. The book has information on how to care for horses, what you need for riding, the different horse breeds, tack and more. There are also pictures throughout the book to help you understand what the author is talking about. I love how much information is presented in this book in a easy to read format.

Goodreads: 3.54 out 5 stars

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seabiscuit the wonder horse

A picture of the book Seabiscuit The Wonder Horse.

The book Seabiscuit the Wonder Horse tells the true story of the famous racehorse Seabiscuit and hos rise to fame in a fun kids book. From the horses beginnings as a losing racehorse to being purchased by Charles Howard and then becoming one of the most famous racehorses this book covers it all. You won't want to miss this inspirational story.

Goodreads: 3.85 out of 5 stars
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the everything kids' horses book

A picture of the book The Everything Kids' Horses Book

The Everything KIDS' Horses Book is filled with both horse knowledge and fun activities. This is one of the best horse books for kids as it offers fun activities such as puzzles and also teaches young kids about horses. You will enjoy learning about horse care, horseback riding, horse breeds, and more with this horse book.

Goodreads: 4.00 out of 5 stars

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the wild little horse

A picture of the book The Wild Little Horse.

The Wild Little Horse is a fun kids book. It follows a young horse who is just staring to explore the world. Follow this young horse he goes from one adventure to the next and discovers the world along the way way. There are also wonderful illustrations in this book to help younger readers follow along with this horse story.

Goodreads: 3.75 out 5 stars

Available On: Amazon