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  • “In the encouraging picture book Molly’s New Pony, Sir Wallace McGee, a pony’s hard work and courage help him to meet his goals with the assistance and support of others. In David Casentini’s colorful picture book Molly’s New Pony, Sir Wallace McGee, a young, insecure pony works to find his courage. At Molly’s eleventh birthday

    ALEX DAILEY (August 26, 2022) – Clarion Review

  • “The warm and unplifting message in this beautifully illustrated book encourages us to be the unique person we are and still pursue our dreams no matter the circumstances. Casentini’s words will be left your confidence and help you race in the direction of your goals. Both my daughter and I agree, Molly’s New Pony, Sir

    Khalid Birdsong – Author, Cartoonist and Art Editor

  • “This gentle tale about how hard work, determination and courage help one to set and attain a goal is sure to capture the hearts of your readers. The illustrations delightfully bring to life Casentini’s message that each of us has a purpose in life and with the right dose of love and support, we can

    Dr. Tekakwitha M. Pernambuco – Wise