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Richards, Susan 1949-

Overview
Works: 14 works in 70 publications in 5 languages and 4,108 library holdings
Genres: Anecdotes  Biography  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: SF301, 636.10019
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Chosen by a horse : a memoir by Susan Richards( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Susan Richards agrees to give a home to one of the abused horses just taken in by the local Animal Rescue Centre, a new chapter opens in her turbulent life. She lost her mother at the age of five and was raised by uncaring relatives; married unhappily and divorced, she'd become an alcoholic. Now, at forty-three she finds herself living with just horses for company: the diva-like Georgia, boyish Tempo and hopeless romantic, Hotshot. Then, when Susan takes home a skeletal mare called Lay Me Down, a relationship begins that will change her view of the world
Saving Baby : how one woman's love for a racehorse led to her redemption by Jo Anne Normile( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A memoir from a race horse owner who gave up the Sport of Kings in favor of founding a horse rescue organization
A memoir by Susan Richards( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When she agrees to take on one of the horses just rescued by the local SPCA, a new chapter opens in Susan Richards' difficult life. At the age of forty-three, she lives with three horses who keep her company. While trying to capture another horse assigned to her, Lay Me Down, a skeletal mare, walks into Susan's horse trailer of her own volition
Saddled : [how a spirited horse reined me in and set me free] by Susan Richards( )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A memoir about the life-giving power of caring for an animal. One day, after waking up hung-over for nine years, Susan Richards realized she was an alcoholic. Here, she chronicles how her horse, Georgia, kept her steady and focused as she slowly overcame her urge to drink and learned how to love again
Choisie : roman by Susan Richards( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comment une jument en mauvaise santé arrivant dans une écurie bien tenue va consoler une jeune femme d'un échec conjugal? Cette donnée à la fois banale et extraordinaire est l'amorce d'un émouvant récit. [SDM]
Chosen by a horse : how a broken horse fixed a broken heart by Susan Richards( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When she agrees to take on one of the abused horses just rescued by the local SPCA, a new chapter opens in Susan Richards' difficult life. She lost her mother at the age of five and was raised by uncaring relatives; she married unhappily and divorced; and she'd been an alcoholic. Now, at the age of forty-three, she lives with three horses who keep her company: the diva-like Georgia, boyish Tempo and hopelessly romantic Hotshot. While trying to capture another horse assigned to her, Lay Me Down, a skeletal mare, walks into Susan's horse trailer of her own volition. When Susan agrees to take her, she begins to forge a special, healing relationship that alters her life. Poignant and evocative, this is a book for anyone who has ever loved a horse, and for everyone who has ever lost a loved one
Kůň, který si mě vybral : jedna žena, několik koní a spousta lásky-- by Susan Richards( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in Czech and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chosen by a horse by Susan Richards( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Susan Richards went to rescue one horse and ended up bringing home an extraordinary replacement, Lay Me Down, a broken down race horse that would teach her how to embrace the joys of life
Het beste boek( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in Dutch and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Chosen forever by Susan Richards( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

When Susan Richards adopted an abused horse rescued by the local SPCA, she didn't know how Lay Me Down's loving nature would touch her heart--and change her life. For more than a decade she had aspired to be a published writer but it was only with the memoir she wrote to honor Lay Me Down that she achieved this goal. The book led to a book tour in the course of which Susan reconnected with family and friends from who she had cut herself off. She had given up on romance, but at the second reading of her tour she encountered the man who had sold her his house twenty-four years earlier, a world famous photographer, Dennis Stock. Despite her many qualms about age and intimacy, they fell in love
Lost and found in Russia : encounters in the deep heartland by Susan Richards( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Overlooked by the new urban elites and almost unknown to the West, in the great provincial hinterlands of the Volga River and Siberia, Russians struggle to reconcile their old traditions with their new ways of living. Here, Susan Richards demonstrates how in Russia the past and present cannot be separated
 
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A memoir
Languages
English (60)

Chinese (4)

French (2)

Dutch (2)

Czech (1)

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Saddled : [how a spirited horse reined me in and set me free]Chosen by a horse : how a broken horse fixed a broken heartChosen by a horseChosen foreverLost and found in Russia : encounters in the deep heartlandSaddled : how a spirited horse reined me in and set me freeChosen forever : a memoir