Chincoteague Pony Penning 2016

This entry is part 1 of 11 in the series Chincoteague Pony Penning 2016

This entry is part 1 of 11 in the series Chincoteague Pony Penning 2016 Thanks to Marguerite Henry’s book Misty of Chincoteague, the annual Pony Penning Week which takes place during the last week in July in Chincoteague, Virginia has become a famous tradition that draws large crowds each summer. Book Summary Misty of Chincoteague

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Chincoteague Pony Swim 2016

This entry is part 2 of 11 in the series Chincoteague Pony Penning 2016

This entry is part 2 of 11 in the series Chincoteague Pony Penning 2016 The famous annual Chincoteague Pony Swim is held each summer in the last week of July. This event, made popular by the book Misty of Chincoteague, draws a large crowd each year. The Chincoteague Ponies, which live feral the rest of

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Chincoteague Accommodations for the Misty Fan: Miss Molly’s Inn

This entry is part 7 of 11 in the series Chincoteague Pony Penning 2016

This entry is part 7 of 11 in the series Chincoteague Pony Penning 2016Situated at the end of Chincoteague’s downtown is an unassuming three-story, pale yellow house. Painted blue flowers cascade down the white front porch pillars. This is Miss Molly’s Inn, the b&b where Marguerite Henry stayed when she began writing her now famous,

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Chincoteague for the Non-Pony Enthusiast

This entry is part 9 of 11 in the series Chincoteague Pony Penning 2016

This entry is part 9 of 11 in the series Chincoteague Pony Penning 2016“This is the worst vacation. Ever.” The young boy in front of us at the Pony Swim was obviously not as excited as his sisters to see real live ponies. He wasn’t alone. Based on my own brother’s grumbling and moodiness, it

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The Lighthouse Mystery of Assateague Island

This entry is part 10 of 11 in the series Chincoteague Pony Penning 2016

This entry is part 10 of 11 in the series Chincoteague Pony Penning 2016The Mystery of the Lighthouse’s Open Hours I think every mystery series I read as a child had one book that takes place in a lighthouse. Thanks to The Boxcar Children, The Bobbsey Twins, Nancy Drew, The Famous Five…lighthouses hold a romanticized

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