The world-famous Chincoteague Pony Swim is one of the oldest equine events in history, still taking place today. This breathtaking event is saturated in tradition that goes far beyond the Saltwater Cowboys rounding up the band of wild ponies roaming free on Assateague Island and herding them through the choppy waters of the narrow channel to Chincoteague.
‘C’ is for Chincoteague Pony: An Assateague Island Alphabet follows the alphabet as it reveals facts about the events that surround the Chincoteague Pony Swim and the ponies that call Assateague Island their home. The author also brings history back to life through compelling tales about the ghosts of Chincoteague Island’s past.
Readers young and old as well as Chincoteague Pony fans will enjoy this vibrant book of facts and rhyming verse.