Posts tagged ‘magic hoofbeats’


In this week’s podcast, the White Mare knows that the Golden Prince who intends to marry Princess Fifine is really an evil spirit. She disguises herself as a man to avoid marrying the evil spirit. Be sure to tune in to find out what she does when the spirit finds her!


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This week’s podcast is a story that comes from the Pawnee tribe of North America. Lone Boy is the poorest boy in the tribe and the old dun horse is the feeblest Pinto. When the head chief announces that whoever brings him the spotted buffalo hide will wed his daughter, the old dun horse helps Lone Boy hunt and fight their enemies. Will the head chief accept Lone Boy as a hero? Find out when you tune in!


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This week’s podcast comes from Hungary. In “The Taltos Horse,” a king wishes to be reunited with his old friend. When the king’s eldest sons fail to find his friend, his youngest son sets out to complete the journey with the Taltos horse. Together, they cross three bridges, slay dragons and face demons. Be sure to tune in to find out if they are able to return home safely!


Thank you to everyone who left a comment and entered the contest, we loved hearing from you! Congratulations to Helen Macdonald, our winner. This contest is now closed, please stay tuned for more!

Today’s podcast comes from “The Colt Qeytas” in the book, Magic Hoofbeats. In this Iranian story, the prince’s trusted horse helps him escape an evil stepmother. The prince disguises himself as a gardener in a neighboring kingdom, and wins the heart of the youngest princess. Tune in to find out if the king will allow his daughter to marry a raggedy gardener!