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Betsy Ross was born in 1943 in Columbus,
Ohio and grew up in the scenic rural hills of southeastern Ohio.
She spent her childhood amidst the colorful and adventure-filled
comings and goings of her father's veterinary practice.
Her affection and fond remembrances of her rural Ohio childhood and
idyllic charm of the Swiss mountains are the main subjects of her art
Her childhood remembrances of her pet horse "Black Beauty" are the
subject of a trilogy written and illustrated by the artist.
Similar to her paintings, there is a message in each of the three
stories, which is sure to captivate readers of all ages.
Children's Books Written and
Betsy Ross Koller
"Betsy and Dr. Ross Discover A
summer in rural Ohio, 1951, is the setting for this heartwarming
children's story about a girl of 8, who goes on a call with her
veterinarian father to get her birthday surprise and ends up
surprising everyone including herself. This simple yet touching
narrative, tells the charming tale of how a little girl's love for
animals rescues a pair of horses from a negligent owner.
"Betsy and Dr. Ross Show Black
Beauty at the County Fair"
"Doc" Ross who is Fair Veterinarian has a
busy summer getting special pets, large and small, ready to be shown
at the County Fair. Betsy is not only helping her father but is
busy getting her own pet, the blind horse Black Beauty, trained for
the main event at the fair...the horse show. Read how dreams can
come true if you believe they can.
"Betsy and Dr. Ross Celebrate a
Birth with Black Beauty"
Dr. Ross' announcement that Black Beauty
will give birth at Christmas time sets the moods for the third and
last book of the trilogy involving Betsy and Dr. Ross' adventures with
Black Beauty. Betsy's concern that Black Beauty's colt may be
born blind as its mother is forgotten in the many exciting events
leading to Christmas. The birth itself presents Betsy with the
Best Christmas gift ever.
Complete Trilogy (Set of 3 Books): $70
**Persons who cannot read regular
print due to a visual or physical disability may borrow a tape
(Audio), copy of these books, as well as the first book in Braille,
from the North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically
Handicapped through their local cooperating branch of the National
Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
These three tapes and book are not available to the general public.
To learn more about this national system, or to locate the closest
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