An enjoyable read that's suitable for young adults about Snowman, a horse rescued from the feedlot and trained to be a champion at the National Horse Show at Madison Square Garden.

'The Eighty-Dollar Champion: Snowman, the Horse That Inspired a Nation' by Elizabeth Letts ---- November the National Horse Show at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Into the rarefied atmosphere of wealth and tradition.

it's a horse book . . . and a dang good one

Seabiscuit - remember the famous horse? Check out the book (nonfiction) by Laura Hillenbrand HIL) or the 2003 movie starring Tobey Maguire. Find them both at WPL, just in time for Triple Crown season!

And Miles To Go, a remarkable story about survival: Poland during World War II, Janow Podlaski Stud Farm under Nazi control, and the Arabian stallion Witez II, who walked hundreds of miles to safety.

And Miles To Go, a remarkable story about survival: Poland during World War II, Janow Podlaski Stud Farm under Nazi control, and the Arabian stallion Witez II, who walked hundreds of miles to safety. Idiot me sold my hardback copy years ago.

Hanan: The Story of an Arabian Mare and of the Arabian Breed by Hans Nagel. If you love Egyptian Arabians, this is a great resource. It has tons of old photos of new Egyptian horses that form the foundation of today's Egyptians. Nagel's philosophies are sometimes a little "out there," but he truly loved his mare Hanan and her descendants.

Hanan: The Story of an Arabian Mare and of the Arabian Breed by Hans Nagel. If you love Egyptian Arabians, this is a great resource. It has tons of old photos of new Egyptian horses that form the foundation of today's Egyptians.

And Ride Away Singing by Mary Jane Parkinson is about Bazy Tankersley's Al-Marah Arabians and Crabbet Arabians in general. Lots of great old photos and stories.

And Ride Away Singing by Mary Jane Parkinson is about Bazy Tankersley's Al-Marah Arabians and Crabbet Arabians in general. Lots of great old photos and stories. A fantastic biography, has lots of interesting info about politics too.

Beautiful Jim Key by Mim Eichler Rivas is the biography of an "educated" horse and his owner, a business-savvy former slave, at the turn of the 20th century. No one was ever able to prove their act was fake, and after reading this book, I think it was authentic.

Beautiful Jim Key: The Lost History of the World's Smartest Horse

Hollywood Hoofbeats by Robert Mitchum's daughter Petrine Day Mitchum. A beautiful coffee table book with many full color photos of horses in movies. I love this book! You can read more about it at http://ilovehorses.net/blog/history-2/the-humane-movement-goes-to-hollywood-to-protect-horses/

Hollywood Hoofbeats by Robert Mitchum's daughter Petrine Day Mitchum. A beautiful coffee table book with many full color photos of horses in movies.

Dancer's Image: The Forgottten Story of the 1968 Kentucky Derby. Dancer's Image, a Native Dancer son, is the only horse to be disqualified after winning the Kentucky Derby.

Dancer's Image: The Forgottten Story of the 1968 Kentucky Derby. Dancer's Image, a Native Dancer son, is the only horse to be disqualified after winning the Kentucky Derby.

One of the first American editions of Black Beauty, published in the U.S. in 1895.

First Edition, Black Beauty by Anna Sewell.Black Beauty is one of the best-selling books of all time. I have read a german version of this

The Head and Not The Heart by Natalie Keller Reinert: A novella about a young horse trainer who loses two horses that are dear to her and she begins to question her involvement in the business. She takes a trip to NYC and finds more than she expected.

The Head and Not The Heart by Natalie Keller Reinert: A novella about a young horse trainer who loses two horses that are dear to her and she begins to question her involvement in the business. She takes a trip to NYC and finds more than she expected.

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