Half Broke Horses
A True-life NoveleBook - 2009
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.
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2009.
Edition: 1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (272 p.) : ill.