A heartwarming story taking place in the late 1950's on a small Midwestern farm. Jack and his sister Kate experience the realities and wonderment of country life. When a pony is born the kid's are caught up in the excitement and the responsibilities of caring for their new foal. A mishap occurs the situation is resolved and a lesson is learned.
Beautifully written and illustrated The Christmas Pony brings you back to a more simple era. With a timeless theme appealing to children of all ages The Christmas Pony provides many surprises while wrapped around the magic of the holiday season!
Born on a working farm T. F. Wiklund developed a love for animals and the outdoors at an early age. Those deep roots and family experiences helped form the foundation for his book The Christmas Pony.
Upon graduating from the University of Minnesota he worked for several large corporations. That business experience helped him establish and operate his own construction business for twenty-five years. Recently retired Tim has several other books in progress including Maple The Forgotten Fawn and A Whistle in the Willows.
Lifelong Minnesotans Tim and his wife Michelle raised two sons and now reside at their lake home in northwestern Wisconsin.