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My friend Flicka.

Mary O"Hara

My friend Flicka.

by Mary O"Hara

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Eyre Methuen in London .
Written in English


ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22397274M
ISBN 100416783007
OCLC/WorldCa16288425

  **Description from Amazon: The first time that ken McLaughlin sees Flicka galloping past him on his family's Wyoming horse ranch, he knows she's the yearling he's been longing for. But Flicka comes from a long line of wild horses, and taming her will take more than Ken could ever have imagined. Soon, Ken is faced with an impo.   Though the strong bond between boy and horse only fuels his father's disdain, Ken's growing love for his friend Flicka is changing him -- leading a once-aimless young man down the path to responsible adulthood, forging a new respect and understanding between father and son, and inspiring a fierce loyalty that nearly costs Ken his life.

Mary O’Hara page on Amazon. Flicka becomes a film. My Friend Flicka became a popular film in , featuring a young Roddy MacDowell in the lead role.A sequel, Thunderhead: Son of Flicka and Green Grass of Wyoming were produced in turn. From to , a television series based on My Friend Flicka aired. Though it was short-lived, it was often re-run through the mid .   Mary O’Hara was born on J , in Cape May Point, New Jersey. She was a screenwriter during the silent film era and wrote several novels, including the range country trilogy My Friend Flicka, Thunderhead, and Green Grass of also authored a novella, The Catch Colt, and Wyoming Summer, based on her diary of sixteen died .

Quotes From My Friend Flicka. Free Daily Quotes. Subscribe Old friends pass away, new friends appear. It is just like the days. An old day passes, a new day arrives. The important thing is to make it meaningful: a meaningful friend - or a meaningful day. Dalai Lama. Share Things are never quite as scary when you've got a best friend. My Friend Flicka Summary. My Friend Flicka is more than a great horse story. It shows the struggles of a dreamer as he enters the hard world that others live in and begins to accept responsibility. Readers of any age can appreciate the struggles of Ken, the scatterbrained son of a demanding father, as he spends a summer trying to prove himself.


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Mary O’Hara was born on Jin Cape May Point, New Jersey. She was a screenwriter during the silent film era and wrote several novels, including the range country trilogy My Friend Flicka, Thunderhead, and Green Grass of also authored a novella, The Catch Colt, and Wyoming Summer, based on her diary of sixteen died on Octo Cited by: My Friend Flicka Book Review My Friend Flicka is a book about a boy named Ken McLaughlin and his relationship with a filly named Flicka.

At the beginning of the novel, Ken receives his report card. He made his dad very angry because he would have to repeat the fifth grade due to his failing grades/5. With Gene Evans, Anita Louise, Johnny Washbrook, Frank Ferguson. Set in Montana aboutthis was a story about young My friend Flicka. book McLaughlin and his horse Flicka.

Ken lived on a ranch with his parents Rob and Nell My friend Flicka. book the /10(). Ken McLaughlin—a dreamy, distracted, imaginative child who lives on a horse-breeding ranch in Wyoming—is the ten-year-old protagonist of “My Friend Flicka,” a children’s book by Mary O.

Directed by Harold D. Schuster. With Roddy McDowall, Preston Foster, Rita Johnson, James Bell. Ken McLaughlin struggles to please his family in any way. He comes back from boarding school boasting poor grades and facing going through the fifth grade again, much to his fathers dismay.

Ken's mother, Nell, manages to persuade his father Rob to let him /10(). Buy My Friend Flicka by O'Hara, Mary (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(97). Mary O’Hara was born on Jin Cape May Point, New Jersey. She was a screenwriter during the silent film era and wrote several novels, including the range country trilogy My Friend Flicka, Thunderhead, and Green Grass of also authored a novella, The Catch Colt, and Wyoming Summer, based on her diary of sixteen died /5(28).

My Friend Flicka is a episode western television series set at the fictitious Goose Bar Ranch in Wyoming at the turn of the 20th century. The program was filmed in color but initially aired in black and white on CBS at p.m.

Fridays from Februto February 1, It was a mid-season replacement for Gene Autry's The Adventures of al network: CBS. Would you listen to My Friend Flicka again.

Why. Yes - it's one of my favourite stories of all time. What was one of the most memorable moments of My Friend Flicka. The whole book, from start to finish, it was as good as the first time I read it. Would you be willing to try another one of Michael Louis Wells’s performances. Includes My Friend Flicka, Thunderhead: Son of Flicka, and Green Grass of Wyoming.

My Friend Flicka: This gorgeous family film stars Roddy McDowell as a Colorado rancher's son who takes a shine to a colt named Flicka and chooses to train her. The boy's father (Preston Foster) isn't happy about the idea: the horse is an /5().

My Friend Flicka (Flicka, #1), Thunderhead (Flicka, #2), Green Grass of Wyoming (Flicka, #3), and Thunderhead / My Friend FlickaAuthor: Mary O'Hara.

An utterly enchanting Technicolor filmization of Mary O'Hara's novel, My Friend Flicka is the story of a beautiful colt and the boy (Roddy McDowell) who loves her. The boy's rancher father 86%.

"My Friend Flicka," written inand made into a movie inwas actually inspired by a ranch in Wyoming. The author, Mary O’Hara, became famous for this and other books about wild horses. My Friend Flicka by O'hara, Mary and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at My Friend Flicka.

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$ $ + $ Shipping. My Friend Flicka by Mary O'Hara - First Edition, First Printing Seller Rating: % positive. " My Friend Flicka is a very touching book about a boy named Ken (around ish) who lives on a horse ranch with his parents and brother, Howard.

His father expects him to be perfect, a helping hand ready whenever he needs him, like his brother Howard/5. My Friend Flicka by Mary O'Hara and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Get this from a library. My friend Flicka. [Mary O'Hara] -- The story of an eleven year old boy whose one intense desire is that he have a colt of his own.

The whole action of the story takes place against the pattern of a ranch devoted to raising blooded. The first time that ken McLaughlin sees Flicka galloping past him on his family's Wyoming horse ranch, he knows she's the yearling he's been longing for. But Flicka comes from a long line of wild horses, and taming her will take more than Ken could ever have imagined.

My Friend Flicka, Mary O'Hara, 's Book, Illustrated by Eleanor Mason,4 Color Illustrations, pages, Book Jacket, Children's Book VintagObsessions 5 out of 5 stars (1,) $ $ $ (10% off). The second in the Flicka trilogy, "Thunderhead" is a masterpiece of its genre.

Like "My Friend Flicka," it isn't a children's book per se. It's a dark book, really, reflecting a lot of harsh reality, from Rob McLaughlin's ongoing and desperate struggle to keep his Goose Bar Ranch from financial ruin, to the constant and sometimes overwhelming battle to survive against the harsh 5/5(5).Over the course of one magical summer, both will learn the meaning of responsibility, courage, and, ultimately, friendship.

Though the strong bond between boy and horse only fuels his father's disdain, Ken's growing love for his friend Flicka is changing him — leading a once-aimless young man down the path to responsible adulthood.Get this from a library! My friend Flicka. [Mary O'Hara] -- The story of an eleven year old boy whose one intense desire is that he have a colt of his own.

The whole action of the story takes place against the pattern of a ranch devoted to raising blooded.