Half Broke Horses: A True Life Novel by Jeannette Walls

Half Broke Horses is a novel based on the life of the author's grandmother, Lily Casey Smith, who grew up in the early 1900s on a ranch in Texas. The book follows Lily's journey from a young girl with a thirst for adventure to a strong-willed woman who becomes a teacher, a rancher, and a mother. Despite facing numerous challenges and setbacks, Lily remains determined and resilient, forging her own path in a world that often tries to limit her. The book is a tribute to the indomitable spirit of one remarkable woman and a celebration of the American West.

The 7929th greatest book of all time


Published
2009
Nationality
American
Type
Fiction
Pages
288
Words
96,000
Original Language
English

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