M. Macclesfield Read

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Location Prince George, B.C., Canada
Introduction I am a writer and rider from northern British Columbia. This is where I keep track of my progress as a student of natural horsemanship, of my writing news, and random tidbits that make me snicker.
Favorite Books City of Thieves by David Benioff, The Prydain Series by Lloyd Alexander, The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon, A Soldier of the Great War by Mark Helprin, Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand, One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, The Edible Woman by Margaret Atwood, The Hearts of Horses by Molly Gloss, Grettir's Saga by some Viking, The Children of Hurin by Tolkien, Kristin Lavransdatter by Sigrid Undset, Out of Africa by Karen Blixen, Don't Let's Go To The Dogs Tonight by Alexandra Fuller, No Small Thing by Natale Ghent, Another Kind of Cowboy by Susan Juby, The Secret Countess by Eva Ibbotson, The Birth of Venus by Sarah Dunant, Rockbound by Frank Parker Day, Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte, A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens, A Child's Christmas in Wales by Dylan Thomas, Lone Cowboy by Will James, Little Women by Louisa May Alcott, The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas, Ahab's Wife by Sena Jeter Naslund, It Shouldn't Happen to a Vet by James Herriot, The Princess and the Goblin by George Macdonald, The Wizard Children of Finn by Mary Tannen, Little House in the Big Woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder, Breaking a Horse to Harness by Sallie Walrond, Centered Riding by Sally Swift, Stardust by Neil Gaiman, Independent People by Halldor Laxness, Heroes of the Valley by Jonathan Stroud, Possession by A. S. Byatt, Tristan by Gottfried von Strassburg, Princess Academy by Shannon Hale, Alanna by Tamora Pierce, My Friend Flicka by Mary O'Hara, The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCullough, The Flame Trees of Thika by Elspeth Huxley, Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren, The Poetic Edda, The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevski