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In her debut novel, Julia Merritt brings to life the drama, poetry, and heartache of working with horses in the twentieth century, when the Industrial Revolution completes the process of replacing horses with machines.
Growing up in the rural Ottawa Valley, Adam O'Connor lives this reality and must adapt to the changing world around him in order to survive.
Spanning The Great Depression, World War Two, and the rise of the modern era, horse/man is a lyrical and moving exploration of the connection between humans and horses.