By: Karen Wood
Genre: YFA - Classic fiction (Children's/Teenage)
Published by: Allen & Unwin
Published: 24 Jun 2015
ISBN: 9781743319055


Book 1 in an exciting series featuring fantastic trick-riding triplets from the creator of Diamond Spirit.

Ruby and her sisters dream of a life far from Windara Farm, performing spectacular tricks on their beautiful gypsy cob horses. Then Ruby discovers an old trunk in the stable loft, full of family secrets and a touch of magic. Why has Grampy kept the past hidden for so long?

Will he allow the triplets to follow in the stirrups of their ancestors?


Ruby, Lexie and Kit are identical triplets who live on a vegetable farm with their Mum and Grandfather (Grampy).

Life is tough and the girls are expected to pitch in and help work on the farm.

The farm’s three horses each have a special bond with the girls. They girls all love to ride and they dream of being able to do tricks on their horses.

Ruby’s inquisitive nature leads to the discovery of the family’s secret horse loving background and the girls feel a connection with their fortune telling, deceased grandmother. But can the girls convince Grampy to let them follow in the family tradition?

This is a lovely story about family relationships, the past, and letting go as well as following your dreams.

Middle primary girls will love this new series and will be eager to get their hands on the next one!

Reviewed by Sam