Paint the Wind
This book is about a girl's life with her over protective grandmother, who hates her mother, and says she took her son away from her. She does not allow her mother's name said in her house, and HATES
horses, which Maya has to hide her love for. Maya lives in a pristine, white house, with a housemaid, who Maya likes to point fingers at and gets rid of several.
Until everything changes.
Maya's grandmother dies the day a new housemaid arrives. Maya is sent to her grandfather's ranch, where she has an adventure of a LIFETIME!