When Emily and her sister move to their grandfather's farm, Emily dreams of a horse of her very own. She wants to buy Gemini, the patient horse she uses for riding lessons. However, Grandpa refuses to buy a horse with four white hooves.
Emily's plan to get grandpa to accept Gemini is only one adventure. Emily also learns the value of math, supports her sister during a difficult time, and even helps her mother all the way in Afghanistan. Meanwhile, Gemini has a surprise of his own in store for Emily and Grandpa!
Like Emily's grandfather, author Sarah Maury Swan ran her very own horse farm. During her twenty-two years on the farm, Swan met her own special Appaloosa with four white hooves. Now swan is retired from horse life. She and her husband are spending heir retirement golfing and kayaking in New Bern, North Carolina.