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Mystery Horse

Jane Smiley

In her newest novel for young readers, Pulitzer prize-winning author Jane Smiley offers an unmatched horse tale and a mysterious and suspenseful ghost story.

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Ebook
ISBN
9780571279371
Date Published
01.05.2012
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Summary

When Abby Lovitt gets to work at her family’s ranch, she can hardly believe her luck. True Blue is a beauty, a dapple grey, and he needs a new home – his owner was tragically killed in a car crash, and no one has claimed him. Her father is wary, as always. But Abby is smitten. True Blue is a sweetheart, and whenever Abby calls out, “Blue, Blue, how are you?” he whinnies back.

But sometimes True Blue seems, well . . . spooked. He paces, and always seems to be looking for something. Or someone. Abby starts to wonder about True Blue’s owner. What was she like? What did she look like? And what are the strange whispers Abby sometimes hears when she’s with him?

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Jane Smiley was born in Los Angeles and grew up in St Louis, Missouri. In 1992 she won the Pulitzer Prize for A Thousand Acres, for which she also won the National Book Critics’ Circle Award. Her other novels include Moo (1995), Horse Heaven (2000), which was shortlisted for the Orange Prize, Good Faith (2003) and Ten Days in the…

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