It s Going To Be A Christmas The Saddle Club Will Never Forget Stevie and Lisa can t wait for the holidays to begin. But the Christmas season just hasn t been the same for Carole since her mother died. When the local veterinarian hires her as a temporary assistant, Carole s mood slowly brightens and by the night of the Pine Hollow s Starlight Ride, she s in the Christmas spirit. But the real highlight of her Christmas holiday is still to come! Can The Saddle Club Girls Survive A Christmas Vacation Apart? Ever since they formed The Saddle Club, Stevie, Carole and Lisa have been inseparable. So they re all feeling a little sad at the thought of t being together for the Christmas holidays. But while Lisa is riding along the beautiful beaches of San Marco, Stevie is combing the mall for the perfect New Year s Eve dress. And Carole will be training Starlight, the gorgeous bay gelding she got for Christmas! But one s holiday goes quite to plan . .
Bonnie Bryant is the author of nearly a hundred books about horses, including The Saddle Club, Pine Hollow and Pony Tails series. She has also written novels and movie novelisations under her married name, B.B. Hiller. Ms Bryant began writing The Saddle Club in 1986. Although she had done some riding before that, she intensified her studies then and found herself learning right along with her characters Stevie, Carole, and Lisa. She claims that they are all much better riders than she is. Ms Bryant was born and raised in New York City. She still lives there, in Greenwich Village, with her two sons.