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The author can be cruel to his best buddies. Frankly, Blackie is far more lovable than Chong. And, as we eventually learn, perhaps more reliable. Chong admits in an author's note at the end that in writing this work of non-fiction, he changed, exaggerated, or invented characters, names, dates, situations, and conversations. This admission will cause some readers to wonder just how much of this story is invented and how much actually happened the way it's described in the book.
Does it matter?
My Year of the Racehorse: Falling in Love With the Sport of Kings
Not really. Chong's tale has the ring of truth to it: we feel his joy and pain throughout. And we learn a heck of a lot about the world of racehorses. It's a pleasure to offer our readers a respite by way of recommending this hilarious insight into the world of Canadian horseracing.
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