Terri Farley
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THE AUTHOR

Terri believes enthusiasm for reading is contagious
& she is happy to be a carrier!


Terri Farley Terri Farley is the best-selling author of books about the contemporary and historic West.

Wild at Heart: Mustangs and the Young People Fighting to Save Them, non-fiction published by Houghton-Mifflin-Harcourt, is a Junior Library Guild selection, winner of the Sterling North Heritage award for Excellence in Children's Literature and has been honored by Western Writers of America, National Science Teachers Association and American Association for the Advancement of Science. It also received Young Adult Notable Books recognition from the Sigurd F. Olson Nature Writing Award in and was included on the Children's Book Council's Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12 list.

Farley is the newest inductee into the Nevada Writers Hall of Fame.

Her Phantom Stallion (HarperCollins) series for young readers and Seven Tears into the Sea (Simon and Schuster) have sold over two million copies worldwide.

A Conversation with Terri Farley

The author of Wild at Heart chats about the beauty of wild mustangs, her work to further their cause, and a little about horse poop.

Click here and scroll down on the page to read the interview.

When she's not writing or riding, Terri Farley gives workshops for writers and readers of all ages. She enjoys reading, hiking and yoga. She advocates with words and deeds to save the West's wildlife and wild places. She lives in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains where she shares a 1900's farmhouse with her journalist husband, a Scotch Collie named Willow and Fluffy the 15-year-old goldfish.