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Joyful Spirit

(Bittersweet Farm #2)

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Talia Margolin doesn't want to be judged and quickly learns the show ring isn't the only place she'll be tested.

The challenges Talia face now that Lockie Malone is the trainer at Bittersweet Farm stack up like cord wood. Her half-sister, Greer, is making the transition to jumper rider more easily than Talia can switch to dressage. Talia's former boyfriend, Josh, grows clos
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Published March 27th 2013 by DashingBooks
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Off Market578
Apr 07, 2013 rated it liked it
Shelves: ya-read
"Joyful Spirit" is the sequel to "Mounted" in the "Bittersweet Farm" series. We get to pick up from a rather torturous cliffhanger from the first installment and move into the next phase of the story.

When I read "Mounted", I really liked Talia. She was a great character. In "Joyful Spirit", you get to see her more annoying qualities. I found myself wanting to slap her most of the time and tell her to stop nagging already. On the opposite side of the coin, you start to see that Greer has a human
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Beth Bradley
Aug 16, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Enjoyed it with same comment of 1st book.
Beth Bradley
Aug 16, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Fun.
Sara
Dec 17, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Love these books!
Debbie Hall
Feb 14, 2017 rated it it was ok
1 was more readable.

The story was good and getting the horse info correct made it even better. But an editor is sorely needed.
Belinda-Jane Thurman
Jun 20, 2018 rated it really liked it
I am reading the series for the second time. I am still a big fan and enjoy the spirit of the story, but Talia is a real pain! Greer is supposed to be the real mare in the series so far but her half-sister is a character I want to slap and tell her to grow up and get over herself and stop smothering Lockie! I had forgotten how awful she is- doesn't want to do this, don't want to do that...but that is the real brilliance of Barbara Morgenroth! She makes her characters jump off the page, well some ...more
Miriam Cook
Sep 10, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This is an amazing second book to this great series. It really pulls you in farther and makes you want to continue reading the series. Barbara Morgenroth made Joyful Spirit a great follow up of the first. I cannot wait to read the rest of the series as I am sure everyone cannot wait. If you are in anyway have an interest in horses this is the series to read.
Denise
Aug 09, 2013 rated it it was amazing
In this book we get valuable insight into the family and friends of Talia and Greer, and the circumstances that have shaped who they are. Another good read by Barbara Morgenroth,
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