When city girl Louise moves to the country, she discovers the mountain brumbies are to be killed for pet food. She and Ben, a local farm boy, determine to save as many of the wild horses as they can. Despite opposition, they arrange a muster, but nothing goes according to plan. This horse-packed adventure encounters challenges through some of the toughest territory in Australia.
Paula Boer has been a horse-lover since she learned how to ride at age nine. She has competed in many equestrian disciplines and successfully mustered and broken in brumbies. She is a regular contributor to horse magazines and anthologies of animal stories. She lives in Wales.