Literature

As a child, some of my favorite horse books were C.W. Anderson’s Billy and Blaze series. These were beautifully written AND illustrated by Anderson, and I was always mesmerized by his gorgeous black and white pencil (I think) artwork. I had a major crush on...

As you know from this book review, I finished reading Ruffian, by Jane Schwartz, a few weeks ago and immediately fell head over heels for the ill-fated filly. Of course, I was somewhat aware of her story (and her tragic end), but I never...

Not too long ago my mother-in-law gave me a book called, Poems About Horses. It’s one of those Everyman’s Library Pocket Poets; they are available on a variety of topics. This one features a multitude of poets and is broken up into eight...