Thursday, November 12, 2020

Review of Chúcaro: Wild Pony of the Pampa by Francis Kalnay

This review was written by Eugene Kernes

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Genre = Novel, History
Intriguing Connections = Stories Worthy of Children

Elaborate Description

A short tale about part of a life of the gauchos. Cowboys of Argentine Pampa. How they live and those who surround them. A modicum of economic history is presented. The tale primarily follows Pedro who found a precious wild horse. The horse was named Chúcaro, and everyone wanted the horse. With loyalty and understanding, Pedro must find a way to keep the horse away from those who would desire to take the horse away while allowing Chúcaro to make the choice.

Book Details

Edition ISBN:  0802773877
Pages to read:   116
Publication:     1993
1st Edition:      1958
Format:            Paperback

Ratings out of 5:
Readability    5
Content          1
Overall           2