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A Girl and Five Brave Horses

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Pages  224 pp (hardcover)
LC Class  GV1831.H8 C3 2009
Author  Sonora Webster Carver
Country  United States of America
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Language  English
Dewey Decimal  791.3/2 22
Originally published  1961
Genre  Autobiography
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Media type  Print (Hardcover and paperback)

A Girl and Five Brave Horses is a memoir by Sonora Webster Carver published in 1961.

At the age of 20, Sonora Webster Carver joined William Frank Carver's Wild West Show which featured diving horses and performed at Atlantic City's Steel Pier. Although Carver was blinded in a diving accident seven years later, she continued to dive afterward. She wrote "A Girl and Five Brave Horses" documenting her life and her memories of diving horses.

Legacy

It inspired the Walt Disney Pictures film Wild Hearts Can't Be Broken.

References

A Girl and Five Brave Horses Wikipedia


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