With the love and support of an old-time trainer, a down-on-his-luck jockey, and a group of high school buddies who bought Funny Cide just for fun, the little horse grew into a powerhouse thoroughbred. And on Derby day, it was Funny Cide who sailed across the finish line first.
Funny Cide’s courageous run won him a nation of fans and the Eclipse Award for Horse of the Year.With Barry Moser’s breathtaking illustrations bringing his story to life, A Horse Named Funny Cide is the perfect book for horse lovers of all ages.
Author Biography: The Funny Cide Team is a bunch of old friends led by managing partner Jack Knowlton.
Barry Moser lives in North Hadley, Massachusetts.