If I Had a Horse is an award-winning book that, in words and photos, captures the essence of a relationship with a horse. As a powerful connection to the natural world, the horse enables us to grasp the fundamentals of life on subjects like trust, rhythm, empowerment, awareness, forgiveness and patience. The author, Melissa Sovey Nelson, reflects on how the horse experience migrates into the way we think of ourselves and others. The photography of Mark J. Barrett provides wonderful images of these beautiful creatures. Packaged with the book is a DVD that features horses in numerous locations and situations, making this set a complete package for showcasing horses in all their glory. Whether you are an experienced rider or horse owner, or have only imagined a horse in your life, you will enjoy this beautiful coffee-table book and DVD set.