Equestrian & animal sports

    Churchill at the Gallop

    By Brough Scott

    Hardback £17.46

    Winston's life in the saddle.

    Girl on the Dancing Horse

    By Charlotte Dujardin

    Hardback £14.46

    'Refreshingly honest [...] a highly enjoyable, fascinating read.' Horse and Hound"To ride into that arena, next to a sea of British flags and hear the roar of clapping and cheering, was so exciting. Dujardin began riding horses at the age of two, but dressage was firmly the domain of the...

    BHS Complete Horsemanship: Volume 1

    By British Horse Society

    Paperback £14.43

    A great foundation for any aspiring equestrian providing safe, modern and current practice. Filled with practical knowledge in riding, care and stable management.

    BHS Complete Horsemanship: Volume 2

    By British Horse Society

    Paperback £15.96

    Volume 2 introduces lungeing a horse for exercise, with practical riding skills progressing to basic jumping. Includes initial principles for teaching and coaching in the industry.

    BHS Complete Horsemanship: Volume 3

    By British Horse Society

    Paperback £15.96

    An in-depth approach to developing your professional career pathway as a groom, coach or rider. Introduces the practical element of cross country jumping and considers requirements and knowledge necessary for management and care of the horse and yard.

    Complete Book of Horses

    By Debby Sly

    Hardback £14.46

    Expert advice on breeds, all aspects of horse care, and step-by-step riding techniques, fully updated.

    Postcards from the World of Horse Racing

    By Nick Godfrey

    Hardback Save £5.14 = £13.85

    Postcards from the World of Horse Racing is the new book by international racing expert Nicholas Godfrey, who visits racecourses on six continents, from the Kentucky Derby and the Dubai World Cup to racing on a frozen lake in St Moritz. The cast list features Black Caviar, Zenyatta and American...

    Rider Biomechanics: An Illustrated Guide

    Paperback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    This book, with its copious photographs and illustrations, provides a route map for reorganising 'lines of pull', sitting, and influence on one's horse.

    Mr Darley's Arabian

    By Christopher McGrath

    Paperback £10.25

    The story of racing told through the bloodline of twenty-five exceptional horses.


    By Declan Murphy

    Hardback £12.65

    Miraculously, and the word is not used lightly, he survived and defied medical thinking in recovering to the extent that eighteen months after his fall, he was able to saddle up for one more race. It is a story of triumph, fear, love and loss, by turns primal, heartbreaking and...

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