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Long shot : my bipolar life and the horses who saved me

Author: Sylvia Harris
Publisher: London : HarperTrue, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author describes her battle with bipolar disorder, the surprisingly calming effect that grooming, caring for, and eventually racing, horses had on her condition.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Sylvia Harris; Sylvia Harris
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sylvia Harris
ISBN: 9780007319381 000731938X
OCLC Number: 757147025
Description: 1 volume : color illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Sylvia Harris.

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An inspiring and searingly honest memoir of how one woman had the strength and courage to change her life. Sylvia Harris was homeless, her children had been taken from her, and she was using crack  Read more...

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"An edgy, unapologetic account of [Harris's] race to outrun the illness that consumed her[...] a tribute to the power of the horse to calm, contain and inspire"The Economist"An inspirational Read more...

 
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