children’s books: My Life at Sweetbrier-A Life Changed by Horses

Deanie Humphrys-Dunne has a new children’s book now Available!. Check out the book description here:

My Life at Sweetbrier:                            

A Life Changed by Horses

by Deanie Humphrys-Dunne

What if you grew up on a horse farm and your single passion was to become a champion horseback rider? The problem is, you were born with a disability. Doctors tell your parents you’ll never walk, let alone ride. What will happen next? What does her dad do that changes her life? Will a failed racehorse and a handicapped girl become a winning team? This is the author’s true story of her journey. Even if Deanie prevails, will she find exactly the right horse to help her



Juvenile Non-Fiction

About the Author:

Deanie Humphrys-Dunne is an award-winning children’s author. She is a graduate of the Institute of Children’s Literature and has been featured on several author websites. Her children’s books have won a number of awards and recognition including; The Feathered Quill silver medal, The Purple Dragonfly Honorable Mention, CLIPPA finalist, Reader’s Favorite silver medal, and The “50 Great Writers You Should Be Reading.”.

Her story, My Life at Sweetbrier, is a captivating book teaches children life lessons such as perseverance and setting goals. Deanie believes every child should be inspired to reach for their dreams. Your child can beat the odds like she did.

Deanie’s sister, Holly Humphrys-Bajaj, has beautifully illustrated four of Deanie’s fictional  children’s books:  Charlie the Horse, Charlene the Star, Charlene the Star and Hattie’s Heroes, and Charlene the Star and Bentley Bulldog. You may see some of her work on Holly’ Facebook page:

copyright Deanie Humphrys-Dunne 2017

Holly and Dark N Fancy jumping

The Humphrys family estate

A view of Sweetbrier

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Comments & Responses

2 Responses so far.

  1. Sherry Ellis says:

    It will be interesting to read your true story!

    • We hope readers enjoy it. A few parts are similar to Tails of Sweetbrier, but the new book has lots of new photos and new chapters. Always fun to hear from you, Sherry. Regards to you and your family.

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