The True Story of Zippy Chippy: The Little Horse That Couldn't

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Northsouth Books
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8.6 X 0.4 X 11.1 inches | 0.95 pounds

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About the Author

Artie Bennett is an executive copy editor by day and a writer by night. He is the author of several popular children's picture books as well as two riotous joke and riddle books. When Artie stumbled upon the story of Zippy Chippy, he found himself champing at the bit to introduce young readers to this remarkable, inspiring tale of whoa! He lives with his wife in Brooklyn, New York. Visit . . before someone else does!

"It appears there is no topic Mr. Bennett can't make funny and educational."--The Huffington Post

Dave Szalay is an award-winning illustrator, aspiring author, and college professor. Dave, his wife, and three cats live along a steam that runs through the nearby Cuyahoga Valley National Park in Ohio. They have two adult sons and a granddaughter. Visit for more information.


The cute cartoon illustrations match the amusing narrative, making this a fun story for sharing. --Heidi Grange "School Library Journal"
It takes all kinds to make the world go round, and Zippy Chippy is a horse like no other...Showing that you don't always need a trophy to be a winner, this fun book will make you love Zippy Chippy and all horses for who they are.--Suzanne Lucey "Page 158 Books, Wake Forest NC"
"The True Story of Zippy Chippy: The Little Horse That Couldn't" is a perfect choice for school libraries and classroom bookshelves. Children will love Zippy's quirky personality and the sweet story of determination -- not to win but to enjoy the race.--Pamela Kramer "Page 158 Books, Wake Forest NC"