Maryland Equestrian Novels

  • FALSE GODS: The Show Jumper’s Challenge
  • Horse Gods: The Dressage Rider’s Betrayal
  • Dream Horse: A Story of Supernatural Hope
  • JUST GODS: The Eventer’s Revenge

Murphy’s Law Farm Mysteries

  • Not Your Lucky Day: A Not-Quite-Cozy Mystery (A Murphy’s Law Farm Mystery series, Book 1)

Stand Alone Books

  • The Banshee Legacy: An Irish Legends Mystery
L. R. Trovillion
L. R. Trovillion

Welcome! I’m glad you stopped by and I hope you will take a moment to look around and discover what’s new. The Maryland Equestrian Novel series promises readers an equine adventure with a touch of magic in every story. The Horses Hope Healing blog is full of inspirational messages, self-help tips, and fun things I’ve discovered through my relationship with horses. Most of all I love hearing from readers! Connect with me on social media, blog comments, or via email on the contact page and let me know what you’re thinking.


  • Do Humans Hibernate? Should They?

    Do Humans Hibernate? Should They?

    Bears Awake from Hibernation in Yellowstone I recently read that the first bear at Yellowstone has emerged from hibernation. That got me thinking about human seasonal cycles, circadian rhythm, and habits. Are humans capable of hibernation? I know sometimes I feel as though I “hibernate” all winter long by slowing down activity, sleeping more, (sadly,…

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  • Canter With a Killer (For a Fun Read)!

    Canter With a Killer (For a Fun Read)!

    Debut Author Spotlight Today the spotlight is on author Amber Camp, whose debut cozy mystery novel Canter With a Killer just released. You’ll want to add her book to your “To Be Read” (TBR) pile right away and add another copy to give as a gift. Her story appeals to horse/animals lovers and mystery readers…

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  • Thoroughbred Makeover: Ex-racer to Sports Horse Saves the Breed?

    Thoroughbred Makeover: Ex-racer to Sports Horse Saves the Breed?

    Before and After: Who Doesn’t Love a Great Makeover Story? People are addicted to transformation stories: the outdated tear-down house that becomes a showplace, the wallflower Plain Jane who wins a beauty contest and outsmarts everyone, the company that soars to mega-stardom with the right business model. That’s why people are addicted to HGTV shows,…

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. . .plenty of suspense. I rooted for Cory Iverson on every page of this beautifully written novel. Trovillion’s prose is vivid, her equine setting authentic.”

Sasscer Hill, Author of Flamingo Road (Fia McKee Mysteries)

Amazing book. This was a page turner with well-developed characters. Touching on self-esteem, bulimia, bullying, real friends, and finding your inner voice. I look forward to reading more by this author.

– Amazon Review

(Horse Gods) got increasingly more intense to a point where I was literally holding my breath while flying through the pages late into the night. No matter your equestrian experience, this book is a brilliant read for all ages.”

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