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Uncle Hoot’s Children’s Book – The Flower Jar

Uncle Hoot’s Children’s Book – The Flower Jar

The Flower Jar is an unforgettable story of kindness, commitment, and dedication, that truly tugs on your heartstrings. The boy does the “little things” that are so often overlooked and continues these small acts of kindness all the way into manhood... Careful, mama!...

Books We Love: Finding Your Superhorse

Eight Keys to Developing the Horse That’s Right for You The American Quarter Horse Association defines a superhorse as a horse that is versatile and performs well in many areas. Since 1978, the title of Superhorse has been the most prestigious award at the AQHA World...

Books We Love: Y’all Eat Yet?

Welcome to the Pretty B*tchin’ Kitchen Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Miranda Lambert’s new cookbook, Y’All Eat Yet? is a family affair. Not only did Lambert herself share some of her own recipes, but her father, grandmother, mother, and her mother’s best...

Books We Love: A Healthier Home

The Room-by-Room Guide to Make Any Space A Little Less Toxic For many, the last few years have seen some significant shifts in the way we live. More people are working from home regularly, spending a lot more time in their own spaces, and as such, have been trying to...

Books We Love: An Open Secret

The Story of Deadwood’s Most Notorious Bordellos The discovery of gold in the southern Black Hills in 1874 set off one of the greatest gold rushes in America and Deadwood.  Practically overnight, the tiny gold camp boomed into a town that played by its own rules...

Books We Love: Two Weeks Notice

Find the Courage to Quit Your Job, Make More Money, Work Where You Want, and Change the World  The thought of leaving a job to start a new business can be incredibly exciting and more than a little scary. Author and podcast host Amy Porterfield’s book Two Weeks...

Books We Love: Horse Karma

Author Amber Zierath’s first novel is the stirring and heartwarming tale of a horse named Saturn who’s sold at auction after a fire destroys the ranch where he’d been living. Written from the horse’s perspective, Saturn endures several trials, one that leaves him...

Books We Love: Cowgirls Cook For The Great Outdoors

Books We Love: Cowgirls Cook For The Great Outdoors

Cowgirls Cook for the Great Outdoors is a wonderfully crafted slice of American culture. The pictures and stories between recipes weave the scent of something fantastic cooking. Readers will want to follow that scent to the more than ninety recipes included in the...

Books We Love: Falling Off Horses

Books We Love: Falling Off Horses

Falling Off Horses is a poignant and moving story of a friendship born out of a common love for horses that lasted a lifetime. Equestrians Karen Donley-Hayes and Lash Carrell were in high school when they met and became fast friends. They supported one another through...

Books We Love: Shoeing The Modern Horse

Books We Love: Shoeing The Modern Horse

Author Steven Kraus, the head of farrier services at the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine and instructor at the Cornell Farrier School, doesn’t horse around when it comes to hoof care.  Shoeing the Modern Horse: The Horse Owner’s Guide to...

Books We Love: Phantom Stallion

Books We Love: Phantom Stallion

Thirteen-year-old Sam Forster is sent to live her with aunt in San Francisco after suffering a head injury from a bad fall off her horse, Blackie.  She learns to adjust, but longs for her father and the Nevada ranch where they lived prior to the accident. Her...

Books We Love: The Year Of The Horses

Books We Love: The Year Of The Horses

It’s rare that an author dares to expose themselves in writing as accomplished wordsmith Courtney Maum has in The Year of the Horses, but in so doing she has created a gem of a book. When depression threatened to overcome Maum, she reflected on a time when she felt...

Books We Love: Horse Care For Kids

Books We Love: Horse Care For Kids

Girls of all ages will be enchanted by best-selling author Elaine Heney’s book Horse Care for Kids: Riding and Training.  In addition to the useful information about the different breeds of horses, their colors, and ways to bond with your horse, there are...

Books We Love: The Flower-Infused Cocktail

Books We Love: The Flower-Infused Cocktail

Born out of a passion for flowers, author and entrepreneur Alyson Brown’s book introduces readers to sixty flora cocktails that will take your new year’s toasts to the next level. Flower bouquets look tasty, but usually aren’t thought relative to a beverage. ...

Books We Love: The Lady Makes Boots

Books We Love: The Lady Makes Boots

Author Carol Lipscomb’s biography about the tenacious businesswoman, Enid Justin, who founded the Nocona Boot Company, is a well-researched, inspirational read. Enid was no stranger to the boot making industry. Her father, Herman Joseph Justin, founded H. J. Justin...

The Winter Cowboy: A Feel-Good Christmas Book

Author Stephanie White has released a new book titled, The Winter Cowboy. This Christmas story is about Logan, a young cowgirl, and her dad working to save a newborn calf during a blizzard on Christmas Eve. The premise of the book is grit, determination, and a love...

Books We Love: Red Sauce

Books We Love: Red Sauce

Author Ian Macallen’s fascinating book Red Sauce takes readers on a mouthwatering tour through Sicily, Tuscany, and Milan where authentic Italian cuisine was perfected, made its way to America, and then evolved into the popular dishes enjoyed by millions today....

Books We Love: The Horsewoman

Books We Love: The Horsewoman

Mother-daughter relationships can be complicated, particularly when the two have their sights on the same prize. Such is the case with the main characters in the book, The Horsewoman, by authors James Patterson and Mike Lupica. Becky McCabe and her mother...

Books We Love: Landaluce

Books We Love: Landaluce

Details are the difference between good stuff and great stuff. In the details about the life and times of Triple Crown winner Seattle Slew’s offspring, a bay filly racehorse, named Landaluce, author Mary Perdue covers all aspects of the horse’s life, including her...

Books We Love: Country Soul

Books We Love: Country Soul

No matter how bad a day you’ve had, there’s always someone waiting for you in the barn.  There’s wisdom to be learned from that someone, too. That’s the idea behind author Cara Whitney’s uplifting book Country Soul.  Life brings so many hardships, from...