The Mare

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Eleven-year-old Velveteen Vargas is a Dominican living in poverty in Brooklyn with her hardened mother and coddled little brother. The Fresh Air Fund opens a door to country life in the Hudson Valley and the opportunity of mingling with and eventually riding horses at a nearby stable. Each chapter is told from a different character's point of view, and carries the reader as if on the back of the mare as she picks up speed.

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Publisher; Date of Pub Penguin
ISBN-13 9780307379740
Edition Hardcover
Pages 441


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The Mare

The Mare

Mary Gaitskill

author of Veronica

From the National Book Award-nominee comes this amazing novel about the juxtaposition of race and class in contemporary life, with the bridge being a horse who rises to every occasion.

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