Kimber Snyder is the author of the book The Adventures of Ivy and Kimber.
Picture books tell many stories. Children’s picture books introduce children to the world of literature. It is through the images in the books that children first appreciate a narrative, and eventually the lessons each narrative imparts. Timeless picture books include The Lorax by Dr. Seuss (1971), Cloudy with A Chance of Meatballs by Judi and Ronald Barett (1982), Bark, George by Jules Feiffer (1999), and The Country Bunny and the Little Gold Shoes by Du Bose Hayward and Marjorie Flack (1971). Throughout the years, there have been many modern picture books that have captured our hearts. The Adventures of Ivy and Kimber is one of the latest picture books to catch our attention. The book is by Kimber Snyder. Let us get to more about Kimber Snyder and her work.
Kimber Snyder is a registered nurse. Snyder earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Slippery Rock University. Kimber Synder is a mother of two. She also has two grandchildren. Snyder loves horses since she was young. Even today, she still enjoys riding them. She owns four horses. Kimber Snyder currently lives in the country near Franklin, Pennsylvania with her two Yorkies, seven chickens, and her horses. The Adventures of Ivy and Kimber is Snyder’s first book.
The Adventures of Ivy and Kimber
The Adventures of Ivy and Kimber was released last year. It is based on a true story. It follows the story of an eight-year-old Kimber who yearns to have a horse of her own. His older brother Mike rides his horse, Buster. Kimber always helps her brother in feeding and taking care of Buster. Seeing her dedication, Kimber’s parents decided to grant her wish.
Kimber’s parents looked for a pony that would be safe for a little girl to ride. Finally, they found a pinto pony. Pinto is a horse breed that has a coat color that consists of large patches of white and any other color. Though the pony was blind in one eye and had bent legs on the front, young Kimber loved the gift her parents had given her. Finally, she had a pony of her own. Kimber named the pony Ivy and the two became instant best friends. Kimber took care of the pony and showered her with care, love, and compassion. Together, they shared many adventures and an extra special blessing.
The Adventures of Ivy and Kimber is a heart-warming book that tells how a pony with handicaps and a little girl become best friends through patience and time. The book imparts good values, virtues, and, positive outlook. It teaches children to care for pets the very best way they can. The Adventures of Ivy and Kimber also teach readers the value of being patient. It also shows that all good things come to those who wait.
The Adventures of Ivy and Kimber contain 24 pages and is recommended to readers age 5-6. But older readers will find this book truly an enjoyable read with all its wonderful illustrations and heart-warming tale.
Aside from her debut book The Adventures of Ivy and Kimber, Snyder also maintains a blog where she shares updates and ideas related to her book.
You can grab a copy of Kimber Snyder’s “The Adventures of Ivy and Kimber” from booksellers everywhere and through online retailers like Google Books, eBay, Walmart, Barnes & Noble, Waterstones, and Amazon.
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