Monday, February 22, 2016

"Blue Ribbon Trail Ride" by Miralee Ferrell

About this book:

  “Thirteen-year old Kate and her friends came up with the perfect way to raise money for her autistic younger brother and others to attend summer camp—a horse scavenger hunt! As local businesses donate money and prizes, Kate keeps the entry fees in her mom’s antique jewelry box.
  But when the box and the money disappear, Kate and her friends must unravel the clues, hold on to hope, and solve the mystery along the Blue Ribbon Trail Ride.”

Series: Book #4 in the “Horses and Friends” series. (Review of Book #1 Here! Book #2 Here! and Book #3 Here!)

Spiritual Content- A few Prayers; A bit of witnessing; Talks about God & prayers; ‘H’s are capital when referring to God; A couple mentions of the Bible & a Scripture; A couple mentions of miracles & being blessed; A few mentions of Church; Mentions of prayers & praying.

Negative Content- Minor cussing including: an ‘idiot’, a ‘sheesh’, a ‘wimp’, two ‘dumb’s, five ‘stupid’s; All about a box of money that was stolen & the thief; Kate & her friends plan things without her parents knowing & get into a bit of trouble; A few mentions of when Melissa was snooty; A couple mentions of divorce & drinking a lot; A couple mentions of vomiting & using the bathroom; Mentions of horse manure; Mentions of an older brother hitting & picking on his younger brother.

Sexual Content- A mention that Kate doesn’t have or want a boyfriend; A couple mentions of a girlfriend and guy who stole a girlfriend.

-Kate Ferris, 13
                                         P.O.V. of Kate
                                                        208 pages

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My personal Rating-
Very fun! I really like all the dialogue in “Blue Ribbon Trail Ride”. Quite a bit of Spiritual Content, which was really nice. Jake is so cute, and I hope he’ll be in any further books in this series. :)

See y’all on Wednesday with a new review!

*BFCG may (Read the review to see) recommend this book by this author. It does not mean I recommend all the books by this author.
*I received this book for free from the Publisher (David C. Cook) for this honest review.

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