Part of my Great Equestrian Books review series, this post was originally published at Retired Racehorse in 2013. I have a fabulous horse racing romance to share with you this week! It's one of the most fun, suspenseful, and horsey romances you'll ever read. Keeping The Peace is the first of a series built around a … Continue reading Great Equestrian Books: Keeping The Peace by Hannah Hooton
I recently had the pleasure of reading a new racing novel by equestrian author Mara Dabrishus's Stay The Distance. This is the story of July Carter, her racing family, and one tough summer in Saratoga. It's a coming of age story, but not the one you're used to. July is in that pivotal summer between high school … Continue reading Interview: Equestrian Author Mara Dabrishus
Good news if you're looking for a good read over the holidays. How about slipping away to Disneyland? I just finished Kate Abbott's delightful Young Adult debut, Disneylanders, and I am here to tell you and anyone that will listen: it's a wonderful read for all ages. You can read the full review at my Disney blog, … Continue reading New Book Review at my Disney blog!
The main character of Ambition, Jules, is a prickly young woman with a chip on her shoulder. Not the most endearing of characters, right? I was really worried about how Jules would be received by readers. After all, there were plenty of readers who told me that they wanted Alex, of the Alex and Alexander … Continue reading New “Ambition” Review Hones in on Main Character
This book review is posted over at Retired Racehorse, where I have been posting equestrian reads for years now. But for all my new readers, here is my latest review, for Maggie Dana's outstanding Turning on a Dime: I’m often struck by how much we share with the equestrians of the past. Our tack, our boots, … Continue reading @ Retired Racehorse: Horse-Crazy Doesn’t Look at a Calendar