February 23, 2014

D is for Derby

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A Kentucky Derby Alphabet
Helen Wilbur

The Kentucky Derby is the oldest continuous sporting event in the United States. Following the alphabet, D is for Derby: A Kentucky Derby Alphabet uses poetry and informational text to explain this world-famous event. Topics include famous jockeys and legendary horses, as well as offering a behind-the scenes look at horse racing. Readers young and old, along with horse enthusiasts and diehard Derby fans, will enjoy this celebration of one of the most prestigious sporting and cultural events in our country. Ages 5 to 8.