Half Broke Horses, by Jeannette Walls
A true-life novel about Lily Casey Smith (the author's grandmother) who at age six helped her father break horses, at age fifteen left home to teach in a frontier town, and later as a wife and mother runs a vast ranch in Arizona where she survived tornadoes, droughts, floods, the Great Depression, and the most heartbreaking personal tragedy--but despite a life of hardscrabble drudgery still remains a woman of indomitable spirit. The Booked for Lunch discussion group is facilitated by Library Director, Karen Ball
Copies of the book are available at the Service Desk.
Contact: Karen Ball