By Carolyn Keene
After receiving a horse-charm bracelet as a present, eighteen-year-old Nancy is drawn right into a secret surrounding the identification of a performer with the Sims' Circus. Can Nancy clear up the secret and reunite a mom and daughter?
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He believed a rider who had fallen off should still instantly remount his horse if he had no longer been injured. Hitch introduced Belgian celebrity from the reliable. Nancy and the driving grasp conscientiously tested the mare’s nostril, and notwithstanding there has been a bruise on it, the pony didn't appear to be soreness any discomfort. “Are you video game to head on along with your lesson? ” Nancy requested the mare, placing her hands round the animal’s gracefully arched neck. For solution, Belgian famous person went into the hoop and waited for Nancy to mount. This time the woman rotated the enclosure a number of instances earlier than trying to rise up at the horse’s again. “Am I imagining it, or is anyone peering at me from between these timber? ” she requested herself, attempting to shrug off a distrustful temper. As she rounded the curve at the subsequent lap, Nancy used to be yes she used to be now not wrong—someone was once observing. a sense of uneasiness came visiting her. She had on the subject of determined to perform stunt driving while she heard a voice name her. She grew to become all at once to work out women operating from the woods. They climbed onto the fence, guffawing. “Bess! George! ” Nancy cried. “Where did you come back from? ” She instantly rode Belgian megastar over to them. She spotted that blond, blue-eyed and a little bit plump Bess Marvin had a sketching pad and pencil in her palms. “Hold it! ” Bess ordered. Nancy obediently sat nonetheless whereas her good friend quick sketched. in the meantime, Bess’s cousin, George Fayne, leaned over the fence and patted Belgian celebrity. She was once slender and athletic having a look. Her dark-brown hair used to be lower very brief. “Pretty great horse,” she remarked. “Is your dad going to allow you to purchase her? ” “Oh, Señor Roberto wouldn’t half with this mare for anything,” Nancy spoke back. “She’s a darling. I wouldn’t experience the other horse out right here. ” “Let’s see you do a little stunts,” George instructed. “Yes, please do,” stated Bess. “I intend to make numerous sketches. ” “All right,” Nancy agreed. “But, Bess, first inform me, while did you are taking up sketching? ” “Just this afternoon. ” Bess giggled. “You may say i used to be encouraged through experiences of your positive using. ” Nancy informed the women what had occurred to her a short while prior to and requested in the event that they had noticeable a guy working as they got here during the woods. Neither of them had, yet George provided to face defend whereas Nancy did her trick using. Bess and George have been surprised at their friend’s talent as an equestrienne. Nancy somersaulted from Belgian superstar to the floor after which leaped onto the mare’s again because the horse cantered round the ring. “You’re a whiz! ” George stated admiringly. “And you certain saved all this a mystery. ” “How did you discover out approximately my taking those classes? ” Nancy requested because the ladies walked towards the reliable. “From Hannah Gruen,” George answered. “She’s anxious approximately you and this trick driving, Nancy. ” “I recognize Hannah is concerned,” the gorgeous sleuth replied. “But I’ve promised to not holiday any bones. ” Nancy brought her pals to Senor Roberto. Then she instructed them in regards to the bracelet she had acquired from Aunt Eloise. She requested the using grasp if he had ever obvious or heard a few horse-charm bracelet that have been awarded to a circus performer via a queen.