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Maestoso Petra

Maestoso Petra

Series: Horse Diaries (Book #4)
by Jane Kendall Illustrated by Ruth Sanderson

Vienna, Austria, 1938. Maestoso Petra is a world-famous Lipizzaner stallion. He has spent years in the Spanish Riding School, training to perform the complex airs above the ground that only Lipizzaner can accomplish. But when World War II breaks out in Europe, he learns to think less about performing and more about survival. Here is Maestoso Petra’s story, in his own words.

Interest Level
Grades 3 - 7
Grade Level Equivalent
5.8
Lexile Measure
980L
Publisher
RAD - RANDOM HOUSE, INC. (CHILDREN)
Number of Pages
160
Genre
Historical Fiction

About the Author and Illustrator

Jane Kendall Jane Kendall is an author of children's books.
Ruth Sanderson Ruth Sanderson is an author of children's books.

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