"Horse: A Novel", written by Geraldine Brooks, is a gripping historical fiction set during the American Civil War.

Horse: A Novel

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"Horse: A Novel", written by Geraldine Brooks, is a gripping historical fiction set during the American Civil War. The story follows the journey of a horse named Horse, who is initially bought by the Union Army for military service. However, when Horse is injured, he becomes the responsibility of Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd, a seasoned war veteran. The bond between the captain and the horse grows as they navigate the chaos and brutality of the war, encountering various challenges along the way.

Brooks masterfully explores themes of loyalty, friendship, and survival through the lens of the horse's perspective. Through Horse's eyes, readers gain a unique understanding of the horrors of war and the resilience of those affected by it. With vivid descriptions and expert storytelling, Brooks immerses the readers in the turbulent period of the Civil War, highlighting the sacrifices made by both humans and animals. "Horse: A Novel" is a compelling and emotionally resonant tale that sheds light on lesser-known aspects of the war, making it a must-read for history enthusiasts and animal lovers alike.

Overall, "Horse: A Novel" delves into the profound connection between humans and animals during a tumultuous time in American history. Geraldine Brooks delivers a captivating narrative that evokes powerful emotions and leaves a lasting impact on readers. Description by ChatGPT.
"Horse: A Novel", written by Geraldine Brooks, is a gripping historical fiction set during the American Civil War. The story follows the journey of a horse named Horse, who is initially bought by the Union Army for military service. However, when Horse is injured, he becomes the responsibility of Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd, a seasoned war veteran. The bond between the captain and the horse grows as they navigate the chaos and brutality of the war, encountering various challenges along the way. Brooks masterfully explores themes of loyalty, friendship, and survival through the lens of the horse's perspective. Through Horse's eyes, readers gain a unique understanding of the horrors of war and the resilience of those affected by it. With vivid descriptions and expert storytelling, Brooks immerses the readers in the turbulent period of the Civil War, highlighting the sacrifices made by both humans and animals. "Horse: A Novel" is a compelling and emotionally resonant tale that sheds light on lesser-known aspects of the war, making it a must-read for history enthusiasts and animal lovers alike. Overall, "Horse: A Novel" delves into the profound connection between humans and animals during a tumultuous time in American history. Geraldine Brooks delivers a captivating narrative that evokes powerful emotions and leaves a lasting impact on readers. Description by ChatGPT.
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Language: English
Publication date: June 14, 2022
Print length: 413 pages
asins: B09G9D94VW
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