Author, Nadine Davies ~ Illustrator, Jaci Vetro
Sweet Pea is a nine-year-old Mustang mare living on the Short & Sweet Ranch. Among her duties as the ranch boss, Sweet Pea helps a chubby guard dog with ranch security, tries to keep a grouchy pony happy, and rescues a rooster that's always in trouble. Most importantly, though, she is the trusted ride for her favorite cowgirl, Reinette. Life couldn't be better for this one-wild horse--but Sweet Pear's world is about to be turned upside down,
Based on real-life characters, The Adventures at the Short & Sweet Ranch includes illustrated "hoot notes" explaining horse terms, such as colors, body parts, and terminology. Glossary is also included for increased vocabulary, perfect for readers transitioning from picture books to chapter books.