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Do you have a horse crazy child in the house? A child who begs for riding lessons and asks Santa for a pony every Christmas? Then this list of childrens horse books is for you!
I was obsessed with horses when I was growing up. I never rode a horse or even got to see one close up. But, I collected horse figurines. I read everything I could get my hands on that had to do with horses.
If you have a child who loves horses, then you’ll love this list of horse picture books for kids!
Childrens Horse Books
Fill your book basket with these fun childrens horse books! Most of these books can be found at your library or used bookstore. If you have a hard time finding them, you can order the books from Amazon by clicking the images or links below.
Horses by Monica Kulling | This fascinating book follows a young colt during his first two years of life. Filled with horse vocabulary and information about how to care for horses, your preschooler will want to read it again and again and again!
Horses by Laura Driscoll | Horses is a beautiful book filled with pictures and information about horses. Your child will learn all about horses on the farm, in circuses, and in running races!
Horses: The Ultimate Treasury by John Woodward | Horses: The Ultimate Treasure is filled with fascinating information about horses from how they were domesticated to the present day. Information about the different colorings, uses, and even wild horses are included. It’s a book that will be poured over for years to come!
Horse Coloring Book: Horse Coloring Pages for Kids | This coloring book is filled with pages of beautiful horses for your child to color. There’s no text on the pages, so it’s perfect for your non-readers!
Horse Kids Coloring Book +Fun Facts about Horses & Ponies for Horse Lovers | If you’re looking for a coloring book with simple pictures and fascinating facts about horses and ponies, this is the coloring book you’re looking for!
National Geographic Kids Ponies and Horses Sticker Activity Book: Over 1,000 Stickers! | This sticker and activity book doesn’t just include the stickers. You’ll also find activities, games, and mazes to keep your child entertained for hours!
Billy and Blaze by C. W. Anderson | Billy and Blaze was one of my favorite books as a child. Billy loved horses more than anything else in the world. And he then he got Blaze for his birthday! He and Blaze made a great team. But are they good enough to win the silver cup?
Fritz and the Beautiful Horses by Jan Brett | Only beautiful horses are allowed to live inside the walled city. The horses were magnificent. But Fritz was only a pony. A pony who was kind, sure-footed, and always willing to work.
Robert the Rose Horse by Joan Heilbroner | Robert is a horse with a loving family, great friends, and a problem. He’s allergic to roses! What is he to do?
The Smallest Horse by Lorie List | Trixie is a small horse. So small, she’s even smaller than ponies! She’s a miniature horse. While the big horses on the farm have important jobs to do, Trixie is too small to help. Is there anything she can do?
Shadow: The Curious Morgan Horse by Ellen F. Field | Shadow is a curious morgan horse. One day she explores the woods beyond her pasture. Now she’s lost! How will she get home?
The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses by Paul Goble | There was a girl who loved horses. She led the horses to drink. She cared for them. Then one day the wild horses carry her away!
What is your favorite childrens horse book?