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The god of animals : a novel / Aryn Kyle.
Colorado -- Fiction.
Ranches -- Fiction.
Teenage girls -- Fiction.
Dysfunctional families -- Fiction.
Coming of age fiction.
New York : Scribner, 2008, c2007.
305 p. ; 21 cm.
Includes Scribner reading group guide
Contributor biographical information
Well-written, but slow and full of significant meaning. A young girl surprisingly discovers that life kinda sucks.
The God of Animals
2008 Spur Award: Best Novel of the West.
Based on the author's National Magazine Award for Fiction-winning short story titled "The Foaling Season," the tale of rancher's daughter Alice Winston finds her helping to support the family business by boarding the horses of rich neighbors and leaving behind the innocence of her youth.