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Ruffian by Jane Schwartz
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Jun 06, 2009

it was amazing
bookshelves: equine, nonfiction
Recommended for: Carol, Tiffany, Cara, Camille
Read in May, 2009 , read count: 1

** spoiler alert ** Jane Schwartz did an admirable job telling the story of the people surrounding and life of this amazing filly in American horseracing. I actually teared up when it described her breaking her leg during the match race and just wanting to keep going.

I hope that Ruffian is running as fast as she wants through verdant hills and over soft tracks, giving Secretariat a run for his money.
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