True Story of Zippy Chippy: The Little Horse That Couldn't
True Story of Zippy Chippy: The Little Horse That Couldn't

True Story of Zippy Chippy: The Little Horse That Couldn't

Written by Artie Bennett & illustrated by Dave Szalay
4 - 8
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Feb 25, 2020
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Zippy Chippy is descended from the leading legends of horse racing. He is destined for greatness and glory. But . . . when the starting bell rings, it’s anybody’s guess what Zippy will do. Will Zippy go for a gentle trot around the track or stop and smell the roses? Or, perhaps, never even leave the starting gate?! With mischief in his makeup, he’s known to stick his tongue out at people and chew up the hats of passersby. And he’s always trying to break out of his stall. What’s an owner to do? Try and try again! After all, he believes in Zippy–and, besides, the horse is now a part of the family. But as Zippy’s losses mount, a funny thing happens. People start to take notice of the hapless, cupcake-eating horse. Could it be that they’re betting on Zippy to win? This remarkable story of the famed racehorse who lost every race is sure to win your heart!

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Book Details

Publication Date
February 25, 2020
NorthSouth Books
Page Count
Reading Age
4 - 8 years
Lib. of Congress (LCCN)

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