Maritime Racing Book Launch Saturday At Red Shores

The cover of the harness racing book, "Hoofprints And Heartstrings"
Published: October 19, 2023 03:24 pm EDT

Red Shores Charlottetown will host a book launch following the Saturday, Oct. 21 race card for "Hoofprints And Heartstrings," a boy's memories of Maritime harness racing in the 1970s, with Saint John, N.B. author Russell Henderson.

Hosted by Lee Drake and Nicole MacPherson, the book launch will begin at 6 p.m. AST or 30 minutes after the Charlottetown card ends. The event will be held live in person in the 1888 Lounge and streamed online at and 

Special virtual guests will include Billy O'Donnell, Mike Stevenson, Marcel Barrieau and Wally Hennessey.

This new book is publisher Retromedia's fifth harness racing book.

The virtual version can be accessed at or at

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