Click here for discussion questions! Literary Book Club September 2007 Selection: When she agrees to take on the care of one of the abused horses just rescued by the local SPCA, a new chapter opens in Susan Richardss difficult life. She lost her mother at the age of five and was raised by uncaring relatives; married unhappily and divorced; and suffered from alcoholism. While trying to capture another horse assigned to her, Lay Me Down, a skeletal mare, walks into Susans horse trailer of her own volition. Susan already owns one mare and two geldingsthe diva-like Georgia, boyish Tempo and hopelessly romantic Hotshotbut it is with Lay Me Down that she forges a special, healing relationship that alters her life. Poignant and evocative, this is a book for anyone who has ever loved a horse, and for everyone who has ever lost a loved one.
- ISBN-13: 9780156031172
- ISBN-10: 0156031175
- Publisher: William Morrow & Company
- Publish Date: June 2007
- Dimensions: 8.04 x 5.27 x 0.66 inches
- Shipping Weight: 0.54 pounds
- Page Count: 256