Elizabeth Letts in conversation with Gabrielle Glaser

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Elizabeth Letts in conversation with Gabrielle Glaser

June 2, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Prairie Lights Virtual – Zoom

Please join us for a reading with Elizabeth Letts to celebrate the release of her new book, The Ride of her Life:The True Story of Woman, Her Horse, and Their Last-Chance Journey Across AmericaShe will be joined in conversation by Gabrielle Glaser.

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Publisher’s Weekly says of the book, “Letts inspires in this miraculous true story of one woman’s trek from Maine to California on horseback…[her] attention to detail and clear admiration of her ‘funny, quirky, and bold’ subject light up the narrative and make it hard to put down. The Ride of Her Life has it all: bravery, determination, and a whole lot of heart.”

Elizabeth Letts is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Eighty-Dollar Champion and The Perfect Horse, which won the 2017 PEN Center USA Literary Award for research nonfiction, as well as the novel Finding Dorothy. Her most recent book is called The Ride of her Life:The True Story of Woman, Her Horse, and Their Last-Chance Journey Across America. A lifelong horsewoman, she lives in Southern California and Northern Michigan.

Gabrielle Glaser is the author, most recently, of American BabyA Mother, A Child, and the Shadow History of Adoption, which was featured on the cover of the New York Times Book Review and CBS Sunday Morning. Gabrielle’s 2013 book examining women’s drinking and the American rehab industry, Her Best-Kept Secret: Why Women Drink — And How They Can Regain Control was a New York Times  bestseller. She has covered the intersection of health, medicine, and culture for The New York Times, The Atlantic, and many other publications, including The Daily BeastThe Washington Post, and Scientific American. She is the mother of three grown daughters.

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June 2, 2021
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