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User Review  - jjaylynny - LibraryThing

What a charming book. Lost at first with too many characters and story lines, but one of those books where you think you're grumpy that you're being taken away from a story you like, only to find that ... Read full review

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User Review  - nancenwv - LibraryThing

I loved this book! The combination of a rich knowledge of horses, horse people, and racing was impressive but what I really loved was Smiley's cast of characters (including the horses and the Jack Russell terrier). She kept surprising me with her insight, her creativity,and her humor. Terrific. Read full review

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User Review  - missreeka - LibraryThing

This is a big, sprawling book, so massive that it comes complete with a list of characters that is two pages long. And yes, the book jumps all over the place, from Belmont to Del Mar, even to Paris ... Read full review

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User Review  - bjgoff689 - LibraryThing

To read again and again. Speaking as a rider and horse lover, but this is not just a book about horses. Human frailties, romance, career disruptions and disillusionment, friendship, tragedy, comedy, destiny, fate, you name it. Great book. Read full review

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User Review  - marysargent - LibraryThing

Wonderful, wonderful. I not only admired it for its plotting, characters and writing, I loved it. I had a crush on it. She conveyed lots of information about horse racing and everyone involved in it ... Read full review

Review: Horse Heaven

User Review  - Rebecca - Goodreads

I'd be the first to admit this isn't a book for everyone, particularly if you aren't into gee gees. But I've recently re-read it and loved it just as much second time round- and she gets into the ... Read full review


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