New Children's Book on Famous Horse That Started the Morgan Breed

A new historical fiction book for young readers tells the story of Justin Morgan and the famous race where he ran two separate races against two trained 'running horses' and beat them both.

Goshen, MA, August 10, 2013 --( The amazing story of Justin Morgan caught Walt Disney's attention and he made a movie about the famous horse's life. A book from the 50s about the horse, "Justin Morgan Had A Horse," continues to sell well today. It's been decades, however, since a new children’s book about the life of Justin Morgan has been released. Willow Bend Publishing is excited to announce the July 2013 publication of "Justin Morgan and the Big Horse Race." This book tells the true story of the day that Justin Morgan raced two unbeatable race horses through the hills of Vermont. Written by IRA award-winning author Ellen Feld and lavishly illustrated by famed equine illustrator Jeanne Mellin, this book is sure to capture the imagination. Visit or for more information.
Willow Bend Publishing
Ellen Feld