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Review: Seabiscuit: An American Legend

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Review: Seabiscuit: An American Legend

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I have really mixed feelings about this book. Yes, the story was interesting but reading about it was so tedious! The first part of the book was the worst. Do we have to know about every horse, owner ... Read full review

Review: Seabiscuit: An American Legend

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Based on the reviews I am the only person in the world who did not absolutely love this book. Just too many historical details, not enough story for me. I started skimming just to finish it. Read full review

Review: Seabiscuit: An American Legend

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I found it interesting to glimpse into the world of horse racing but this book is entirely too detailed and long winded. Read full review

Review: Seabiscuit: An American Legend

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Review: Seabiscuit: An American Legend

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I'm not sure if it was the comparison with how much I loved Unbroken or the monotony of one horse race after another that seemed to blend together, but I just didn't enjoy the whole of this story. How ... Read full review

Review: Seabiscuit: An American Legend

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It's a really great story, but sooooo much longer than it needed to be. Hillenbrand shares every tiny detail and it isn't until the final pages that the story moves along. I had to finish it, but it nearly killed me. Read full review

Review: Seabiscuit: An American Legend

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I got about half way through Seabiscuit before I changed books because it never really hooked me. Since I am from California, I thought I would like this book but it was hard to keep reading it ... Read full review

Review: Seabiscuit: An American Legend

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I've never liked horse books, and this was no exception. Read full review

Review: Seabiscuit: An American Legend

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While the story of Seabiscuit is intriguing, this novel didn't appeal to me. I felt that it was too "textbook." Because it is based on a true story, it is filed with facts, dates, and names. I found ... Read full review


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