Sunny and Ruby are Australian Stock Horses on Tocal. They are siblings and best of friends. Sunny looks up to his older sister, although at times, he is just a tiny bit jealous. With time, care and training both grow to be horses we are all proud of!
About this series
Sunny and Ruby is one of a series of stories aimed at developing agricultural understanding in young students, as well as an appreciation of the work involved in producing food and fibre on Australian farms. The other titles in this growing series are Bosley and Bruce, Charlotte, Freda, and Jack and Dunedoo. You can buy all 5 titles for $40 plus postage here.
Check out the activities designed to go along with these stories, created by the NSW Department of Primary Industries Schools program! They will help you get the most benefit out of the stories. Find them at www.nswdpi-schools-program.com/picturebooks. These books and related educational activities were shortlisted in the 2020 Educational Publishing Awards Australia.
Written by Jo Hathway, Illustrated by Jess Green