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The Greatest Gambling Story Ever Told: A True Tale of Three Gamblers, The Kentucky Derby, and the Mexican Cartel
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 56,820. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The Greatest Gambling Story Ever Told is an inspiring personal narrative about a filly who broke through the male-dominated world of horseracing, and a trio of gamblers who unknowingly place their longshot bet with members of a suspected drug cartel at a racetrack in Tijuana, Mexico and must figure out how to claim their prize -- without getting killed in the process.
Riding Fear Free: Help for Fearful Riders and Their Teachers, by Laura Daley and Jennifer Becton
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,470. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012 by Whiteley Press, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Are you a fearful rider or riding instructor who struggles to convince students that they can ride with confidence? Riding Fear Free can help. Riding Fear Free goes beyond the traditional equitation and horse training advice and straight to the real problem: fear. Learn how to apply the scientific principle of fear extinction and memory replacement, so you will never have another fearful ride.
The Logical Choice: Tote Board Handicapping Made Easy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,810. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
The author, professional handicapper G W Cohail, has handicapped horse races for over fifty years. In this book, he challenges many aspects of traditional handicapping others take for granted, including the revered Beyer Speed Figures, par times, and daily track variants. He then demonstrates how he successfully bets on horse races with making money, not picking winners, as his primary goal.
What I'd Teach Your Horse
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 8. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,350. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock
If you broke your horse to saddle and rode it for the first time today, this book is where you'd start tomorrow. Likewise, if you have an older horse that needs re-training, you'd start here. This book is a roadmap to building the foundation every horse needs, regardless of age, breed or background, regardless the type of riding for which it will eventually be used.
Your Foal: Essential Training
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 5. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 29,250. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock
You have years till you can ride your colt or filly - but there's a lot of training that needs to be done in the meantime. They need to cooperate for the farrier, to stand near you politely, to be lead around the barn, to respect your space - they need to become a cheerful member of your family. This is your step-by-step guide; it shows you exactly what to do, what to look for and in what order.
Run Out, Dream Horse Mystery #2 (A Humorous Romantic Mystery)
Series: The Dream Horse Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,440. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Just when Viola Parker thought it was safe to give up whipped cream, ghost horse Wastrel gallops back into her nights and her parents arrive with suitcases full of nothing. Fearing her boss/lover Malcolm will finally lose his patience, she tries to curb a lifetime of anger to endure her parents' mystifying visit. Will she survive a scorching summer of tomatoes, tango, and terror?
"Horse Tricks" Featuring Dr. Sutherland's System of Educating the Horse (Annotated) Together with "A Handful of Feats"
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 9. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 32,770. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock
This book offers 44 tricks a horse might be taught plus a quick and easy fix for horses that bite. Part I, first published in 1861 and written by GH Sutherland, presents 39 tricks annotated for the modern horseman. Part II, penned in recent times by John Lyons Certified Trainer Keith Hosman, explains 5 "feats" - each feat having proven quite popular at his training clinics conducted about the U.S.
Being Humans for Horses
You set the price! Words: 88,100. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Self-realization
We know so much about horses but have such little understanding of the horse. Understanding the horse’s nature allows us to pursue choice rather than control, connection instead of coercion. This is a reality that I now experience with my own horses. A path to the horse is open to all of us. Simply discover the power of being with horses. Is it not time to be fully human … for them, for ourselves?
Wrong Lead, Dream Horse Mystery #3
Series: The Dream Horse Mysteries. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,420. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Vi's kept a job for nearly one year and is sure she's going ride off into the sunset with her trust fund, but ghost horse Wastrel has plans that put everything she's worked for in jeopardy.
Relaxed & Forward: Relationship Advice from Your Horse
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,570. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
From the popular Relaxed and Forward blog comes training advice combining the everyday fundamentals of dressage with mutual listening skills. Blake writes with a profound respect for horses and an articulate voice for humans, blending equal parts inspiration and un-common sense. It’s serious training communicated with humor and lightness, because horses like cheerful riders.
Blackjack: Dreaming of a Morgan Horse
Series: The Morgan Horse Series, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,770. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Blackjack, the first in the Morgan Horse series, introduces Heather Richardson, a young horse-lover who has been haunted by dreams of a special Morgan Horse. She soon learns that the horse really exists and is thrilled when she is asked to care for him. When tragedy strikes and Blackjack falls into the hands of an abusive trainer, Heather must find a way to rescue her horse before it is too ...
Horse Woman: Notes on Living Well & Riding Better
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,430. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2020 by Red Barn Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock
Lee McLean was born to ride ... and to write. In these pages, you will enter the world of a master horsewoman and ride with her through the seasons of the year, and the ages and stages of life. The stories come from a riding journal kept for forty-five years, and the best of her Keystone Equine blogs. Features bespoke illustrations, a photo section and book club questions.
What Is Wrong with My Horse?
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 3. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,250. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock
A book full of solutions for the horse owner. In three parts. Section I: "Fright" in it's myriad forms. Section II: Neglect your lawn, get weeds. Neglect your car, break down. Neglect your horse... collect trips to the ER. Here's what you need to know to keep your horse tuned-up and out of trouble. Section III: Step-by-step fixes for the most common problems faced by horse owners.
Leading Light; an Introduction to Ground Work for You and Your Horse
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
“Leading Light; an Introduction to Ground Work for You and Your Horse” is a simple, descriptive ‘how to’ book to teach you to use a rope halter & lead line. It introduces you and your horse to basic handling and ground skills that will not only help your horse to be safe and responsive on the ground, but also open up a communication link and establish a relationship based on trust and respect.
Riding Light - Introducing Lightness to Ridden Work for You and Your Horse
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 15,700. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
“Riding Light - Introducing Lightness to Ridden Work for you and your Horse” explores exercises to help you develop a light and responsive relationship with your horse in any discipline of riding. 16 ridden exercises guide you through the potentially baffling aspects of schooling so you are clear about what you want and why you want to achieve.
On the Buckle, Dream Horse Mystery #1
Series: The Dream Horse Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,840. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Can Viola Parker keep a job for one year to get a surprise trust fund? She used to be one of the best show-jumper riders around, but her attitude has landed her out of work. Again. When a ghost horse begins haunting her dreams, and dead bodies start piling up, the question isn’t whether she can earn a reference from her hunky boss, Malcolm, but whether she’ll live long enough to get it.
ABC’s of Online Horse Racing: Watch – Wager – Win
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,190. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
The ABC’s of Online Horse Racing looks at online websites that provide you with a box seat on the action. Every aspect of setting up an account and learning the betting pad are covered. Later chapters teach you how to handicap like the professionals. Geared to gamblers who have never considered betting the ponies, The ABC’s of Online Horse Racing is a beginner’s guide to online horse racing.
Frosty: The Adventures of a Morgan Horse
Series: The Morgan Horse Series, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,970. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The second book in the 'Morgan Horse' series by Ellen F. Feld. Heather and her new horse Frosty become trail buddies and must learn to trust each other if they are to survive the woods of Vermont...
How to Start a Horse
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,480. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock
This book offers simple and objective training for the unbroke horse, from 1st-time bridling and saddling to sacking out, bridle work from the ground, pre-mount work, and your (necessarily short) first ride. Learn the proven methods of John Lyons, safety tips and tricks to save time. Put a solid foundation on your young, green horse, a solid start that pays big dividends for the rest of his life.
Going Steady, More Relationship Advice from Your Horse
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,630. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction
Going Steady takes up where Relaxed & Forward, Relationship Advice from Your Horse, left off. These bite-sized essays on affirmative horse training, rescue stories, and “gray mare” thoughts are geared toward encouraging creative, affirmative partnerships. Blake's writing uses clear descriptions, a joy of storytelling, and some sideways humor to inspire meaningful, positive communication.