The Horseshoe Necklace provides a story of struggle, hard work and compassion. A young girl who has not been dealt an easy hand, is trying to find her way back home when circumstances arise that land her in the hospital. A kind, hardworking outrider compassionately takes her in and treats her like a daughter. His unwavering trust and generosity is a breath of fresh air. Together they work hard, build trust, show kindness and construct a little family. The altruism in this novel will tug at your heartstrings.