Racing Savannah by Miranda Kenneally – YA Book Review
Racing Savannah by Miranda Kenneally is a ‘candyflossy’ kind of story. Sweet and fluffy, but bland and predictable. If love was so easy and difficulties so smoothly overcome, where would the angst inspired poetry and lyrics come from?
Recommended age: 13+
Title: Racing Savannah
Series: Hundred Oaks
Author: Miranda Kenneally
Publication Date: 1 January 2013
Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire
They’re from two different worlds.
He lives in the estate house, and she spends most of her time in the stables helping her father train horses. In fact, Savannah has always been much more comfortable around horses than boys. Especially boys like Jack Goodwin—cocky, popular and completely out of her league. She knows the rules: no mixing between the staff and the Goodwin family. But Jack has no such boundaries.
With her dream of becoming a horse jockey, Savannah isn’t exactly one to follow the rules either. She’s not going to let someone tell her a girl isn’t tough enough to race. Sure, it’s dangerous. Then again, so is dating Jack… — Extract from Goodreads.com