"Brown Sunshine Of Sawdust Valley" written by Marguerite Henry and illustrated by Bonnie Shields. Published by Simon & Schuster Books For Young Reader, copyright 1996, stated first edition.
Summary: Molly wants a horse of her own, but when her father's mare gives birth to a mule, Molly changes her mind and raises the new born.
Brown Sunshine Of Sawdust Valley was the last book that Marguerite Henry wrote.
79 page hard cover children's book in good condition with no rips or tears. The only writing in the book is an inscription on the half title page by the illustrator.