Horse A discarded painting in a junk pile, a skeleton in an attic, and the greatest racehorse in American history: from these strands, Pulitzer Prize winning Geraldine Brooks braids a sweeping story of spirit, obsession, and injustice across American history. Based on the remarkable true story of the record-breaking 19th century thoroughbred, Lexington, who became America’s greatest stud sire, Horse is a novel of art and science, love and obsession, the powerful bond between people and animals, and our unfinished reckoning with race and injustice. Read More → Book Tour Dates Announced! IndieBoundBookShopB-a-MB&NAppleAmazon Buy Horse IndieBoundBookShopB-a-MB&NAppleAmazon Geraldine Brooks Australian-born Geraldine Brooks grew up in Sydney. She worked as a reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald and The Wall Street Journal, where she covered crises in the mideast, Africa and the Balkans. She was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in fiction in 2006 for her second novel, March. Her novels Caleb’s Crossing and People of the Book were New York Times best sellers. Her first novel, Year of Wonders is an an international bestseller, translated into more than 25 languages and Is currently under option to Olivia Coleman. Read More → Q & A With Geraldine Brooks GERALDINE PRESENTS HORSE Geraldine presents Horse Further Reading Further Reading To read articles and reviews by and about Geraldine, click here. You can return to Geraldine's site by closing this window.