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4 edition of Gabriel"s horses found in the catalog.

Gabriel"s horses

by Alison Hart horse

  • 135 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Peachtree in Atlanta .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • African American boys,
  • Twelve-year-old boys,
  • Horse racing,
  • Slavery,
  • Fiction,
  • History,
  • Horses,
  • Race relations,
  • Horse stealing,
  • African Americans,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Fathers and sons,
  • Plantations,
  • Racism,
  • Soldiers,
  • Preteen boys

  • About the Edition

    In Kentucky, during the Civil War, the twelve-year-old slave Gabriel, contends with a cruel new horse trainer and skirmishes with Confederate soldiers as he pursues his dream of becoming a jockey.

    Edition Notes

    StatementAlison Hart
    SeriesRacing to freedom trilogy -- book 1
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.H256272 Gab 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination161 p. :
    Number of Pages161
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24767666M
    ISBN 101561453986
    ISBN 109781561453986
    LC Control Number2006027697
    OCLC/WorldCa72353169

      To find out, go to the library and check out "Gabriel’s Horses" by Alison Hart. The book is fast-paced and exciting. Hart shows the flaws and strengths of each character and examines a number of interpretations of freedom. This book is truly amazing. Gabe is tormented in dreams of a beautiful women that he met one time ten years ago and a white horse on in a field. They had exchanged /5.

    The year is and twelve-year-old Gabriel hopes to one day become a famous horse jockey. Although he is a the son of a free black father and a slave mother, making him a slave as wellhe loves to help his father, one of the best horse trainers in Kentucky, care for the Thoroughbred racehorses on Master Giless farm. But the violence of war.   Gabriel's Horses (Book): Hart, Alison: In Kentucky, during the Civil War, the twelve-year-old slave Gabriel, contends with a cruel new horse trainer and skirmishes with Confederate soldiers as he pursues his dream of becoming a jockey.

    Gabriel's Horses | The year is , and a young Kentucky slave dares to pursue his dream of becoming a -year-old Gabriel loves to help his father--one of the best horse trainers in Kentucky--care for the thoroughbred racehorses on Master Giles's : Peachtree Publishing Company. The year is and twelve-year-old Gabriel hopes to one day become a famous horse jockey. Although he is a the son of a free black father and a slave mother, making him a slave as wellhe loves to help his father, one of the best horse trainers in Kentucky, care for the Thoroughbred racehorses on Master Giless farm.4/5().


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Product details Age Range: 8 - 12 years Grade Level: 5 - 8 Lexile Measure: L (What's this?) Series: Racing to Freedom (Book 1) Paperback: pages Publisher: Peachtree Publishing Company (February 1, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x /5(15).

Gabriels horses book title of the book is Gabriel's horse. The author of this book is Alison Hart. This book is a good book. The book is about a boy named Gabriel, he wants to be a jockey horse rider. One day he got a letter saying that he was aloud to race. The next day the race occurred and during the race a rider kicked him off.

So Gabe had to race/5. Gabriels horses book Twelve-year-old Gabriel loves to help his father—one of the best horse trainers in Kentucky—care for the thoroughbred racehorses on Master Giles’s farm.

But the violence of war disrupts the familiar routine of daily life on the farm. When Gabriel’s father enlists in a Colored Battalion, Gabriel is both proud and worried/5(11).

Gabriel's Horses is a fun book for preteens,teenagers, and adults. This book takes place back inGabriel is a 12 year old slave boy who wants to be a famous jockey someday. Gabriel and his family live on Mr.

Giles' thoroughbred race horse farm. One day Gabriel's dad enlists to fight in the war, now Gabriel is left to care for the horses. Mr/5(18). The year isand a young Kentucky slave dares to pursue his dream of becoming a -year-old Gabriel loves to help his father--one of the best horse trainers in Kentucky--care for the thoroughbred racehorses on Master Giles's farm.

But the violence of war disrupts the familiar routine of daily life on the farm. When Gabriel's father enlists in a Colored Battalion, Gabriel is /5(8).

Product details Age Range: 8 - 12 years Grade Level: 5 - 8 Lexile Measure: L (What's this?) Series: Racing to Freedom (Book 2) Paperback: pages Publisher: Peachtree Publishing Company; Reprint edition (January 1, ) Language: English ISBN X ISBN Product /5(7).

Product details Age Range: 8 - 12 years Grade Level: 5 - 8 Lexile Measure: L (What's this?) Series: Racing to Freedom (Book 2) Paperback: pages Publisher: Peachtree Publishing Company (July 1, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Reviews: 8.

As a horse enthuisiast, I have a collection of coffee table books about horses and this is simply one of the best. The book also has very informative text on the subjects. Boiselle captures on film what I attempt to capture in words. Horses tend to appear in my fiction.

Boiselle captures tender as well as ferocious moments with horses; all /5(18). Twelve-year-old Gabriel loves to help his father―one of the best horse trainers in Kentucky―care for the thoroughbred racehorses on Master Giles’s farm.

But the violence of war disrupts the familiar routine of daily life on the farm. When Gabriel’s father enlists in a Colored Battalion, Gabriel. SUMMARY In this first book of the Racing to Freedom Trilogy, set in Kentucky against the backdrop of the Civil War, a young slave named Gabriel helps his father train horses on a farm.

When his father joins the Union Army, Gabriel becomes responsible for protecting the horses. Gabriel's Horses by Alison Hart avg. rating Ratings In the first book of this engrossing middle-grade trilogy set during the Civil War, a young Kentucky slave dares to pursue his dream of becoming a jockey.

A Junior Library Guild selection Includes bibliographical references (p. []) In Kentucky, during the Civil War, the twelve-year-old slave Gabriel, contends with a cruel new horse trainer and skirmishes with Confederate soldiers as he pursues his dream of becoming a jockeyPages: The year is and twelve-year-old Gabriel hopes to one day become a famous horse jockey.

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Gabriel’s Horses, by Alison Hart. Set in Kentucky horse country during the Civil War, this is the story of Gabriel, a year-old slave who dreams of becoming a famous jockey. His father, a free man married to a slave, is a trainer for Master Giles's stable of Thoroughbred horses.

Gabriel’s Horses is the first book in the Racing to Freedom Trilogy, followed by Gabriel’s Triumph and Gabriel’s Journey. I’m excited to pick those up and find out what happens with Gabriel.

I’m excited to pick those up and find out what happens with Gabriel. Get this from a library. Gabriel's horses. [Alison Hart] -- In Kentucky, during the Civil War, the twelve-year-old slave Gabriel, contends with a cruel new horse trainer and skirmishes with Confederate soldiers as he pursues his dream of becoming a jockey.

Gabriel is a likable character, and his confusion and distress are believable. The supporting characters are roundly human and don't come across as overly stereotypical.

The horse-related details are accurate (poorly written horse books are a major pet peeve) and don't distract from the overall story. I'll definitely be hunting down the sequels/5(6).

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