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Horizon Books Hosts Author Paul Stuligross in Traverse City

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August 9, 2014
11:00 am - 1:00 pm


Horizon Books
243 E Front St
Traverse City, MI United States

Author signing: Paul Stuligross, The Donkey, at Horizon Books.

When young Claire’s family brought home a donkey from a rural Michigan county fair in 1920, several miraculous events caused them to believe the donkey was a gift from God.  

Dan Mertze, a 48-year-old newspaper reporter, vainly tries to overcome a despairing world view  that has gradually permeated his writing. He reluctantly accepts an assignment to interview 99-year-old Claire Henning, relating her childhood religious experiences involving a donkey. After several interviews with Claire, subtle changes occur in Dan’s life as he learns not all troubles are bad and some are blessings.

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