EVERYTHING FAMILY &
"Mother of Family Ideas"
and illustrated by
This is a book for all ages,
but is especially recommended for young
readers age 7 through 14. Many adults love the story too.
Cover, 53 pages, 5
1/2" x 8 1/2",
within 48 hours
Greeting Cards by Arlene
Mariah with your Child or Grandchild.
Mariah is a compelling true story about an orphaned filly,
written through the eyes of the filly herself.
Even though Mariah never
received the important first milk all young animals require to
live, she thrived with the nurturing given to her by her
This story reveals the
difficulty Mariah suffers from being rejected by the other
horses and ranch animals and how she developed into a healthy,
energetic young filly.
You'll enjoy reading about all
the adventures Mariah has on the ranch, as well as being
introduced to many amazing new experiences in the life
of an orphaned foal.
Ride a Pretend
Whether it's a stick horse,
a rocking horse or a horsy-back ride, most children seem to
love horses. Help them to pretend.
About the Author
Arlene E. Turk
Arlene E. Turk was born on
January 9, 1938, in Renton, Washington. She is the daughter of
a brick layer and a homemaker.
Her extraordinary love for
horses drove her to work odd jobs, enabling her to save up
enough money to buy her first horse, Sheiba, at the age of 13.
In 1967 she married her
husband, Henry, a Montana native, and they moved back to
Montana. Together they raised 6 children and have 10
After living with and loving
animals her entire life and driving a school bus in the harsh
conditions of Central Montana, she realized that she should
write a book for all of the children.
This book is about the
wonderful experiences of raising an orphaned foal, a gift from
This charming book will be
enjoyed by all ages, telling of the many situations that the
filly named, Mariah, manages to survive.
Other books by Arlene Turk:
A sequel to Mariah,
a tale about a horse making friends and feeling accepted
by Montana Grandma, Arlene Turk
Little Bit of Joe
heartwarming story of an extraordinary horse
by Montana Grandma,