Patch and Ruby by Anouska Jones
The perfect page-turner if you have a pony-lover at home, this is a gentle, humorous story about friendship and belonging. You and your children will meet Patch the pony, who although popular with his farm friends, doesn’t feel as though he quite fits in. When Patch’s young owner Sam has an idea, something happens that changes Patch’s life forever. EK Books, $19.95 (hardcover).