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Book Group: Horse by Geraldine Brooks

  • November 30, 2022
  • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • 35 Triangle Street, Amherst, MA 01002, Library


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Wednesday, November 30th at 6:00-7:30PM

Geraldine Brooks’s Horse is a richly detailed examination of the violence of America’s past. She was propelled into the research for this masterly work by a chance conversation with a staff member from the Smithsonian Museum regarding the fastest, most celebrated American racehorse of the 19th century: 

A horse so fast that the mass-produced stopwatch was manufactured so his fans could clock times in races that regularly drew more than twenty thousand spectators. A horse so handsome that the best equestrian artists vied to paint him... 

Book Group will be held on the last Wednesday of the month in the Amherst Woman's Club Library, located on the first floor.

Book Group Schedule:

December - No Meeting

For Questions call Lori at 413-559-7310

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